Willis Orville Gurr, 88, passed away peacefully at home on March 20, 2020 in Enoch, Iron County Utah. He was born on May 11, 1931 in Sigurd, Sevier County, Utah to Jerusha Almira Workman and Isaac Orville Gurr. He grew up in Sigurd working on a sugar beet farm. After serving a mission for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints in Copenhagen Denmark, he attended school in Cedar City Utah at the College of Southern Utah where he met his wife Shirley Ann Nelson of Enoch, Iron County, Utah. They were married in St George, Utah Temple of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints on September 17, 1954. They were married for 64 years and were the proud parents of 10 children and 8 grandchildren and 2 great grandchildren. \n \nHe was a loving husband and father who devoted his life to his family. He was a very devoted member of the church and served in many callings. He loved serving others and did so for many years in the Lions Club International. Willis served honorably in the US Army.\n \nHe is survived by his children Willis Bengt Gurr (Shirlee), Edwin “N” Gurr (Beverly), Valerie Ellen Faulkner (Scott), David Thomas Gurr, Emma Rachelle Gurr, and Son in Law Russell Hobson. Brother Merlin Gurr and Sister Linda Larsen. He was proceeded in death by his wife Shirley Ann Nelson and children Nancy Ann Hobson, Martha Gurr, Marchene Gurr, Cheryl Renee Gurr and Samuel “E” Gurr.\n \nHe will be buried next to his wife in the Cedar City, Iron County, Utah Cemetery, under the direction of Southern Utah Mortuary. Services are pending until the family from out of state can gather.