Willis Lenton Prejean, Jr. 1954 – 2020

Willis Lenton Prejean, Jr.

February 22, 1954 – July 29, 2020

Willis Lenton Prejean, Jr. was born to the union of Willis and Lillie Prejean, on February 22, 1954. He was the second child, and the oldest son, of nine children.

Willis was a graduate of the 1972 Class of Hebert High School. Upon completion of high school, he joined the U.S. Army. He was a proud retired Veteran.

Willis always had a strong belief in God. He was a member of St. James United Methodist Church and later joined Lakeland Missionary Baptist Church in Humble, TX.

Willis peacefully departed this world on July 29, 2020. He was preceded in death by his parents Willis and Lillie Prejean and his late wife, Wanda Prejean.

Left to cherish his memories are his two sons, Marquis and Donovan, one grandchild; five sisters, Margie Prejean, Cheryl Prejean Grant (Ron), Beverly Prejean White (Darrell), Deborah Prejean Guillory (Anthony) and Lisa Prejean; three brothers, John Prejean (Rena), Larry Prejean (Beverly), Michael Prejean (Ginger); a host of nieces, nephews, relatives and friends.