Willis - As Bereavement
Coordinator for Hospice of Oklahoma
County since June of 1995, Bob provides
grief support and counseling for
families, facilitates grief support
groups for the community, and is
a frequent speaker on grief and
Bob is a Certified Grief Recovery
Specialist by the Grief Recovery
Institute in Los Angeles, Nationally
Certified Bereavement Facilitator
by the American Academy of Bereavement,
and a Compassion Fatigue Specialist
thru the Traumatology Institute
at Florida State University. In
June of 2003 Bob became a Certified
Funeral Celebrant, trained to meet
the needs of families during a time
of loss through the planning of
a funeral service.
A former Southern Baptist pastor,
Bob has been a sculptor for over
12 years, and has a studio in Edmond.
He operated the Rocking W Gallery
at the First Monday Trade Days in
Canton, Texas, for 5 1⁄2 years,
and was also a demonstrating sculptor
at Silver Dollar City in Branson,
Missouri, during the 2005 festivals.
He and his wife, Lynn, have presented
“The Gospel in Clay”
for churches, civic groups, and
other venues for several years.