Ann Paige Willis Warren, 81, of Cleveland, passed away Wednesday evening, Oct. 14, 202,0 at the family residence.
Born in Statesville, N.C., she was the daughter of the late Pearl Goodson Willis and Edison Lonzo Willis.
She was preceded in death by her son, Donald Richard Warren; her sister, Barbara Jean Willis; her brothers,: Eddie Willis and Melvin Willis; and her and her husband's mentors, the Rev. H. Richard Hall and his wife, Sister Amelia Hall,
She attended Lee University and graduated from Emmanuel College in Georgia with an associate’s degree.
For more than 50 years, she served as bookkeeper for the H. Richard Hall Ministries.
She enjoyed the outdoors including working in her yard and her flower garden. She was an animal lover and enjoyed riding horses. In the 1980s, she coached U.C.C.M.A. volleyball along with Paulette Hilton.
Most of all, she loved people and helping others was her biggest joy! She was a member of the United Christian Church.
Survivors include her husband of 59 years, Donald B. Warren; her daughter, Sharon Skattebo and her husband, David, all of Cleveland; her grandchildren: Chrissy Lynn and her husband, James, Jennifer Warren, Ricky Warren and Tyler Casstevens; her great-grandchildren: Katelyn Lynn, Savannah Ashworth, Kaci Ashworth; and two nephews.
The Remembrance of Life service will be conducted on Saturday, Oct. 17, 2020, at 2 p.m. at the United Christian Church with the Rev. Danny Emerson and Pastor Wayne Johnson officiating.
Interment will follow in the Hilcrest Memorial Gardens with David Skattebo, Tyler Casstevens, Ricky Warren, Steven Ashworth, Tim Emerson and James Lynn serving as casket bearers.
The family would like to say a special thank you to Mrs. Warren's caregivers, Janet Barham and Angelina Gay with Adoration Hospice.
Because of COVID, the family requests that all family and friends attending the services please wear a mask and practice social distancing.
The family will receive friends from 1 to 2 p.m.. Saturday at the United Christian Church.
The Jim Rush Funeral and Cremation Services North Ocoee Chapel has charge of the arrangements.
You may share your condolences and your memories with the Warren family at www.jimrushfuneralhomes.com.
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