Mr. Willie Likely Sr.
Mr. Willie James “Peto” Likely Sr. was born February 15, 1928 in Conecuh County, Alabama to the late Roberta and Will Likely. He departed this life on October 12, 2012.
Along with his parents he was preceded in death by two brothers, Howard Likely and Sam McCreary; two sisters, Sallie Bell Straughn and Charlotte Lane and one daughter-in-law, Charetta Likely.
Mr. Likely united with Pleasant Hill Baptist Church at an early age. He later relocated to Evergreen, Alabama where he met and married Ms. Aszie “Lee” Likely. Willie was hard working and loved to fish and hunt. Willie loved to laugh and tell jokes, his smile could light up a room.
Left to cherish his memories is a devoted wife, Aszie Likely; three sons, Willie James Likely Jr., Frankie McKenzel Likely (Shanon) and Steven Gary Likely, all of Evergreen, AL; three brothers-in-law, Frank Porter, Robert Franklin and Cleveland Franklin; four sisters-in-law, Lillie Bell Glen, Annie Shaw, Rosie Likely and Dora Parter, all of Evergreen, Alabama; three grands (one devoted, Demetrius Likely), Corey Harris and Damien Le Bron Likely; one granddaughter, Jayla Rose Brown, all of Conecuh County; a devoted nephew, Frank Cortez McQueen of Columbus, Ohio; two devoted in-laws, Thelma Anderson and Regina Redmon; one devoted cousin, Dwight Pleasant and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, other relatives and friends.