Willie “Bill” Grover Sells 76, of Naylor, Mo., passed away Thursday, July 30 surrounded by family in Virginia Beach, VA.

Bill Was born February 7, 1939 to the late Charles and Lillian (Kelly) Sells. He married his high school sweetheart and love of his life, Janet Marlin on November 7, 1959.

Bill was  a veteran of the United States Navy and then, a dedicated Registered Nurse for  over 20 years. He loved reading USA Today with a good cup of coffee, discussing politics, sports, gardening, fishing, and doting over his grandchildren.

Bill is survived by 3 daughters; Terri Hargraves (husband Steve), Tonie Mikel (husband James), and Amy O’Dell (husband Alan). He is also survived by his brother, Harold Sells and family. He will be missed by his loving grandchildren; Jonathan, Toni, Oliver, Cameron (husband Donald), Aidan, Abby, Allison, and Zachary.

Bill was preceded in death by his beautiful wife, Janet; and two sisters Betty Thorton and Doris Jordan.

Bill was a survivor, fighting congestive heart failure, Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, and cancer.

Services for Mr. Sells will begin with Visitation Wednesday, August 5, 2015 from 6:00 – 8:00 p.m. at the Fowler-Sullivan Memorial Chapel. Funeral services will begin Thursday, August 6, 2015 at 10:00 a.m. in the chapel. Burial will be held at the Naylor Memorial Cemetery.