Willard W. Milligan, 92, of Clarksville, formerly of London, passed away Monday, December 31, 2018 at Heritage Inn Retirement Center in Clarksville. The son of Elbert and Ovelee Carey Milligan, he was born September 22, 1926 in Scottsville. He graduated from Arkansas Tech University. He was a United States Army Veteran of World War II. He was a Tax Auditor. He was a devoted husband, loving father and grandfather and was of the Christian faith.
He was preceded in death by his wife Jerline Milligan; his parents and a sister, Emma Louise Jones. Willard is survived by a daughter, Marsha Lynn Ward (Gary) of London; two grandsons, Christopher Ward (Ann) of London; Greg Ward (Sophie) of Virginia Beach, VA; three granddaughters, Cameron Ward of London; Adalee Ward and Mareika Ward both of Virginia Beach, VA.
Funeral Service will be held at 10:00AM, Friday, January 4, 2019 at Humphrey Chapel. Mr. Jim Bob Humphrey and Rev. Robert Heflin will officiate. Burial will be at Price Cemetery in London by Humphrey Funeral Service. Visitation will be from 9:00 am to 10:00 am, on Friday, at the funeral home. Memorials may be made to Kindred Hospice,3801 West Main, Suite A, Russellville, Arkansas 72801. Internet obituary and on-line guest book are available at www.humphreyfuneral.com.