Edna Pauline Willis Estate Auction – James M. Gregory Personal Representative

Date: Wednesday, September 2, 2020
Time: 10:00am
Location: 101 Teal Lake Rd.; Mexico, MO 65265
Directions: Take Hwy 54 to Mexico, MO. go west on Green Blvd./US-54 Business to left on S. Clark St. to left on Teal Lake Rd. to #101 Teal Lake on left, Thornhill Real Estate sign in yard.

Auctioneer’s Note: Pauline had a beautiful home and she had it furnished the best. She lived alone, everything is like new. If you are in the market to buy home furnishings, this is as good as it gets! See you at the sale. David, Dusty & Bill

Real Estate listed with Thornhill Real Estate & Auction Co. Call David or Dusty at 636-366-4206 for private showing or have your agent contact us for a showing.

5 bedroom, 4 ½ bath, 1 ½ story, 5,365sq.ft. brick & vinyl custom built home w/2 complete kitchens (main & lower level), living room (main & lower level) w/fireplaces, master on main level w/huge master bath & main floor laundry. Full finished walkout basement w/2nd living quarters: complete kitchen, living room w/fireplace, bedroom, full bath & 2nd laundry. Home has a 3-car oversized, attached garage on 1.46-acre corner lot. The home is loaded with extra features, truly one of the nicest homes we have had the privilege to sell. Pauline lived here alone, most rooms were staged but hardly used. Priced to move to settle the estate.

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  • Whirlpool Cabrio Platinum, HE sensor, automatic washer & matching electric dryer, white, same as new
  • Samsung 60” LED Series 6, flat-screen TV, like new
  • Maytag Oversized Capacity Plus, Quiet Pack, heavy-duty w/lifetime tub, automatic washer & matching dryer, white
  • Whirlpool 18.1cu.ft. refrigerator
  • Modern round, glass-top dining room table & 6 high-back upholstered chairs, like new
  • Modern buffet
  • La-Z-Boy 3-cushion sofa, like new
  • 5pc. oak bedroom set: full size bed complete, chest, 2 nightstands & 2-door chest by New Classic Home Furniture, like new
  • 6pc. full size bedroom set: bed complete (sleigh-type), dresser, chest & nightstands, same as new
  • 3pc. bedroom set: full size bed complete, dresser & chest by Hungerford, solid mahogany, like new
  • Large electric fireplace (set up for flat-screen TV), nice
  • La-Z-Boy 3pc. sectional sofa, like new
  • Round oak kitchen table (pedestal-type) & 4 chairs, like new
  • Samsung flat-screen TV, like new
  • Repo oak, curved glass, single door curio cabinet
  • Modern seat-type hall tree, approx. 6’ w/mirror
  • Leather 2-cushion sofa, like new
  • 2, brown leather rocker recliners
  • 3, cloth rocker recliners
  • 2 wingback living room chairs
  • Ornate parlor table
  • Emerson microwave oven w/grill & convection, 1000-watt
  • Oak china hutch
  • Modern wrought iron, full size bed, complete
  • Full size bed, complete
  • Swivel rocker recliner
  • Swivel chair
  • Dresser
  • Set of bentwood, spindle & slat-back kitchen chairs
  • Glass-front 3-drawer chest
  • Maple tea cart
  • 1950’s wagon wheel, single bed, complete
  • Oak dresser w/mirror
  • Wicker back chairs
  • Set 4 oak kitchen chairs
  • Oak pierced tin cabinet, repo
  • Duraflame electric heating stove
  • Youth size, roll-top desk
  • Patio sets
  • Set Williams Rodgers flatware in case
  • Power chair
  • Modern, marble-top 2-door cabinet
  • White wicker rockers
  • Jewelry boxes
  • Wine rack
  • Art Deco: rooster, hen, etc.
  • Set china
  • Brass duck planters
  • Recliner
  • Lamp & coffee tables
  • Lot bath towels, wash towel, etc.
  • 20+ floor & table lamps
  • Lot wall mirrors
  • Lot artwork
  • 2, floor-type dressing mirrors
  • 2, Deacon painted benches
  • Pelonis electric heater
  • Lot flowers, vases, pots
  • Lot pictures & frames
  • 2 barstools
  • Lot stick-type hall trees: 1 oak, several modern
  • Singer sewing machine in cabinet
  • Lot full size bedding
  • Lot lawn furniture
  • Lot lawn chairs
  • 2, 2-drawer file cabinets
  • Card tables & chairs
  • Bissell vacuum
  • Large lot home décor
  • Large lot wall pictures
  • Pots, pans, bakeware
  • Canning supplies
  • Lot ladies’ purses
  • Fans
  • Oster toaster
  • Heaters
  • Mr. Coffee
  • Quilts
  • Mixing bowl set
  • Magazine racks & tables
  • Apple cookie jar
  • Crock pot
  • Palm tree canister set
  • Lot flatware & serving pieces
  • Lot Tupperware


  • Primitive drop-leaf table w/end drawer, nice
  • Hamilton record player, table-top type
  • Victorian, armed walnut side chair
  • Bavaria china
  • Oak dresser w/mirror
  • Oak, turn-legged lamp table
  • Doll or child’s sleigh
  • Doll
  • Plant stand
  • Lot stemware
  • Jar of marbles
  • Set 4, oak slat-back kitchen chairs
  • Lot quilts: 1 double wedding ring
  • Oak, slat w/cane seat kitchen chair
  • 1950’s chrome table
  • Carved oak lamp table
  • Cake stand
  • Carnival glass bowl
  • Oil lamp
  • ½ wall table
  • Iron stone: pitcher, chamber, pot, etc.
  • Berry bowl set
  • Lot pressed glass & serving bowls
  • Lot serving bowls: 1 fruit pattern
  • Crystal: bowls, water pitcher, etc.
  • Set Pyrex colored bowls
  • Dresser set
  • Lot 45 records
  • Anchor Hocking measuring cups
  • Homer Laughlin china
  • Corelle dishes
  • Ornate wall mirror
  • Silverware
  • Set child’s dishes (Japan) in box
  • Shirley Temple paper dolls
  • Seashell purse
  • Postcards
  • North American Ins. (razor in case)
  • Powder box
  • Baseball cards: Nolan Ryan, Steve Carlton, etc.
  • Arrowhead bird point & scraper
  • Anheuser Busch bottle cigarette lighter
  • Heinold Hog Market piggy bank
  • Buster Brown shoe adv. mirror
  • Hanging scale
  • 1901 McCormick calendar
  • Pittsburg Paints glass bank
  • Child’s slate boards
  • Roseville 7” basket
  • Fenton glass hobnail vase
  • Toothpick holders
  • Salt dips
  • Sugar, creamer sets
  • Granite pans
  • Indian framed artwork
  • Lot Candlewick glassware
  • Candy compotes
  • Partial list


  • Tempus Fugit cherry wood, grandmother clock, nice
  • Howard Miller shelf clock
  • Howard Miller wall clock
  • Quartz clock


  • 3, 1884-1890-1900 Morgan silver dollars
  • Lot 1928 red seal $2.00 bills
  • Historic American series state quarters set
  • Lot Mercury dimes
  • 1964 Kennedy ½ dollars
  • Buffalo nickels
  • Lot Indian Head pennies
  • 1809-1884 Cyrus Hall McCormick token
  • Misc. coins
  • Genuine bankers vault portfolio, U.S. uncut $1.00 bills


  • Elgin NATL watch #9167809, gold case (20yr.) pocket watch
  • Elgin #28891162, 17-jewel pocket watch
  • Standard gold pocket watch
  • 2 gold rings
  • Hat pins
  • Elgin gold case pocket watch
  • Boxes & boxes of misc. costume jewelry


  • Purina adv.
  • Jacques Seeds adv.
  • Dekalb adv.


  • Ryobi 16”, 2.4A electric trimmer
  • Misc. wrenches, hammers, etc.
  • Shovels, rakes, forks, pruners, etc.
  • Partial list





Lunch will be served.
All buyers will be photographed.
Terms: Cash or Good Check with Current Photo ID.
Out of State Photo IDs and Out of State Checks must be accompanied with a Bank Letter of Credit, call for details.
We do not accept Cashier Checks.
Items sold with no warranty.
They stand sold AS IS.
Owner & Auction personnel not responsible for accidents day of sale!
Announcements made day of sale take precedence over any advertisement!