Madison-Rebecca Ann Willis Brown, age 78, passed away on Saturday, March 16, 2013 at Meriter Hospital in Madison. She was born on January 28, 1935 in Coats, North Carolina, the daughter of William Carlie and Lillie Mae (Honeycutt) Willis. Ann was a fabulous quilter and seamstress. She was a caring and generous person with a wicked sense of humor. Ann had a great love for her family and for her cats.

Ann is survived by her brother, William Earl (Elois) Willis; her children, Elizabeth Ann (Kirk) Matthews, David Adam (Sue) Brown, and Sloan Willis Brown; her grandchildren, Christopher Brown and Kathleen Brown; her step-grandchild, Sara Matthews; and her nieces Andrea Kidd and Sandy Doncaster.

She was preceded in death by her parents, William Carlie and Lillie Mae Willis.

A Memorial Service will be held for Ann in Raleigh, NC at a future date.

For those who wish to donate in Ann’s memory, the family wishes for donations to be made to Meals on Wheels or any other organization that aids the elderly.

To view and sign this guestbook, please visit: www.ryanfuneralservice.com.