Willis Scott Fitzwater, 59 of Sheridan, formerly of Monticello, passed away on August 15, 2015 at Jefferson Regional Medical Center in Pine Bluff.
He was born May 29, 1956 in Monticello to the late Liggett C. Fitzwater and LaFran Scott Fitzwater.
He was a machinist and loom operator for Next Wire Corporation where he was employed for 34 years. He was also a former owner of Goldworks Jewelry in Warren and a Baptist.
Survivors include his wife, Marilyn Nugent Fitzwater of Sheridan; two daughters, Shea Long and husband Jonathan of Bryant and Alissa Green and husband Michael of Benton; one brother, Cliff Fitzwater and wife Becky of Memphis, Tennessee; four grandchildren, Lauren, Caleb, Colin and Gabrielle; and several nieces and nephews.
Funeral service will be August 18 at 3 p.m. at Stephenson-Dearman Chapel with burial at Oakland Cemetery. Visitation will be from 2 p.m. until 3 p.m. prior to the funeral service. Arrangements by Stephenson-Dearman.