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Longview civic leader passes

By Bob Hallmark - bio | email

LONGVIEW,TX (KLTV)- A longtime familiar face in Longview business and civic leadership has passed away.

A.M. 'Monk' Willis, a one time advisor to president Lyndon Johnson, died Friday in Longview.

He was a delegate to the Democratic National Convention 4 times, and was co-recipient of the first unity award in 2005. Willis was 94.

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