Mr. Donny Patterson Willingham, age 56, of Halls Valley Drive, Trion, GA, passes away Wednesday November 25, 2009 at his residence.

Mr. Willingham was born Jan. 14, 1953, in Chattooga County GA, the son of the late L.D. and Eunice Starkey Willingham.  He was preceded in death by sisters Nellie Willingham and Doris Pinion.

Survivors include his wife, Debbie Kilgore Willingham, sons and daughter-in-law Mark and Kathy Willingham, Riley Willingham, Lafayette, GA, daughter and son-in-law, Jill and Johnny Caylor, Trion, GA, brother and sister-in-law, Dale and Debbie Willingham, Trion, GA, sisters and brothers-in-law, Brenda and Johnny Shafer, Shelia Willingham, Beck Thomas and Dave Quihillalt, Trion, GA, Nita and Terry Smith, Summerville, GA, Randall Pinion, Rossville, GA, grandchildren, Tyler Croft, Caleb Willingham, Darren Caylor, Andrew Caylor, 4 step-grandchildren, Christopher, Bre, Kayla, and Nathaniel Anderson, and number of nieces and nephews, family and friends.

Funeral services will be held at 2:00 P.M. Saturday November 28,2009 from the Mason Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Molcolm Harris officiating with interment in the West Hill Cemetery.  Active Pallbearers, Anthony Pinion, Jamie Smith, Cody Thomas, Stanley Shafer, Dwight Young, Max Chamless, Randy Jones.  Honorary pallbearers, J.R. Pope, Joe Cook, Chris Shafer.

Mr. Willingham will be in state at the Mason Funeral Home Chapel and the family will receive friends from 6 to 8 P.M. Friday November 27, 2009. At other hours the family will be at the residence.