Born April 7, 1941 in Breathitt County, Kentucky, he was the son of Ben and Oma (Hounshell) Hollon who are both deceased.
Willie was a United States Army veteran.
On March 4, 1961 in Uniontown, IN, he married Donna S. (Richmond) Hollon who survives in Austin, IN. He worked at Morgan Packing Company for 50 years retiring in 2007. Willie bled blue and loved to watch the Kentucky Wildcats.
Other survivors include, 2 daughters, Sceria (Tim) Shouse of Austin, IN, Diana (Jerry) Chandler of Austin, IN, 5 grandchildren, Jenny Hollon of Columbus, IN, Eric (Melissa) Wiesman of Austin, IN, Ashley (Jeremy) Boswell of Austin, IN, Travis Wiesman of Austin, IN Jonathan Howell of Austin, IN 5 great grandchildren, Kaylie Brooke Spicer of Austin, IN, Kallen Anthony Boswell of Austin, IN, Gretchen Lee, Greg Lee, and Noah Wiesman all of Austin, IN, 1 sister, Irene (James) Deaton of Austin, IN, 1 brother, H.B. Hollon of Scottsburg, IN.
One son, Tony Lee Hollon preceded him in death on October 1, 1988.
Pastor Kevin Lewis will conduct funeral services at 2:00 PM on Saturday, November 28, 2015 at Adams Family Funeral Home & Crematory in Crothersville, IN with burial to follow at Uniontown Cemetery in Uniontown, IN.
Visitation will be held on Saturday, November 28, 2015 from 11:00 AM until 2:00 PM at the funeral home.
Memorial donations can be given in memory of Willie to WHAS Crusade for Children c/o Adams Family Funeral Home. & Crematory, 110 East Howard St., Crothersville, IN 47229.