Betty Willis dies at 91; designed Las Vegas' landmark welcome sign

April 22, 2015 3:36 AM

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You may not know Betty Willis' name, but she designed a world-famous landmark that's so beloved, people get married under it. Sometimes by Elvis.

Willis created the flashing "Welcome to Fabulous Las Vegas" neon sign along Interstate 15 that has served as a gateway to the city since 1959.

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