American football quarterback for the Liberty Flames, Malik Willis, played for the Auburn Tigers before transferring to Liberty in 2019. And lately, the top quarterback prospect in the 2022 NFL Draft, is on the doorstep of that dream coming true, whether Atlanta or another team drafts him.
So, we believe this to be the right time to tell you about his parents’ story, who they are, what job they do, what years old they are and such.
Who Are Malik Willis’s Parents?
Malik Willis was born to his parents Harold Willis (dad) and Shastca Grier (mom). And since always these folks have been always very supportive of their son’s love for sports among other things.
Talking to FOX5 ATLANTA in February 2022, they shared how their son has been this driving force since he was a 4-year-old. Young Malik would say to his parents that he would play one day on Northside Drive. So, his parents were also always hopeful for him to play on Northside Drive.
Back in high school, Malik and his parents moved from the Westlake community to Roswell, as Willis went from playing for the Lions to the Hornets. So, Malik’s parents were there by his side all through this from the beginning. They were there rooting for him at Roswell when Malik went a system that allowed him to actually be a quarterback.
Meet Malik Willis’s Mother, Shastca Grier
Malik Willis’s mum Shastca Grier hails from College Park, Georgia, and is currently based in Roswell, Georgia. Her full name is Shastca Lntoria Grier. And ‘Grier’ is her parents’ last name as her mom is Janice Grier. Still very young appearing Grier matriarch is a College Park, Georgia native who once went to College Park High School there.
Shastca Grier Age
Shastca Grier was born sometime in January 1975. So, she should have turned 47 years old in 2022. When Malik was born to her on 25 May 1999, she was only 24 years old.
Shastca Grier Job
It is not clear what kind of a career Shastca Grier had if she had any. Even her LinkedIn would not give away any detail. So, one could not tell if she was also a working mom or a housewife only.
Is Shastca Grier On Instagram?
Shastca Grier did not seem to be on Instagram as of 29 April 2022. She however had joined her Twitter account @grier_shastca in January 2017. Shastca also occasionally shared glimpses of her life on ‘Shastca G’ Facebook.
Meet Malik Willis’s Father, Harold Willis
Harold Willis Age
Harold Willis grew up celebrating his birthday on the 20th of June. On this day in 2021, he turned 53 years old. Also so you know, for people born on this day, their zodiac sign is Gemini.
Harold Willis Job
According to LinkedIn, Harold Willis is a utility aide at Children’s health of Atlanta.
Is Harold Willis On Instagram?
Harold Willis did not seem to be on Instagram or other social media platforms as of the time of this writing.
Are Malik Willis’s Parents Still Married?
Indeed! Malik Willis’s parents are still married. They seemed together and happy in each other company until at least their interview with FOX5 back in February 2022. Before that, they appeared as a married couple in Harold’s late father’s obituary when he passed away in March 2010. At the time, the elderly was survived by his wife, Shirley, his mother, Laura Willis, two sons, Harold and David H. Whitmire, and one daughter Latossia Smith.
Fast forward to today, Malik’s parents seem to be together also because they feature together in their family portrait from recent times.
How Many Kids Do Malik Willis’s Parents Have?
Malik Willis’s parents have three kids. Including him, there are Destini Willis and Marquis Willis.
Malik fans, interested in his life (personal and professional), have also loved to see him talk about or mention his family on his social media. So, they also loved Malik’s equally talented brother, Marquis, who bears a striking resemblance to Malik. But, to those wondering if the brothers and twins, the answer is no. However, they still have a lot in common other than their appearances. It’s football, as Marquis is also an amazing athlete who played wide receiver for Roswell High School. Marquis is also said to be focused on following Malik’s footsteps and hopefully becoming an NFL player. For now, he played wide receiver at Northeast Georgia Post-Graduate.
As for the younger sister Destini, she may not play football but that does not mean she is leaned on sports. She proves athleticism runs in their family as she is a cheerleader. And as for her formal education, she is currently a student at Albany State University in Albany, New York.
Where Do Malik Willis’s Parents Live?
Malik Willis’s parents, like him, should be based in Roswell, Georgia as of the time of this writing.