Herman Leon Billy, 77, of Howe, OK passed away Thursday, January 5, 2017 in Ft. Smith, AR. Herman was born April 14, 1939 in Poteau, OK to Calvin Simon & Louise (Kellogg) Billy. He was a concrete finisher. Herman was a veteran of the US Navy. He was preceded in death by his parents; sons, Herman Jr & Nathan Billy; brother, Calvin Billy; sister, Eva Sweat.
Survivors include his wife, Clemmy Billy of the home; 5 daughters, Eva Sims of Monroe, OK, Avo Wilson of Howe, OK, Joey Riley of Wister, OK, Lea Wilde of Howe, OK, Terrie Billy of CA; son, Warren Billy of Howe, OK; grandchildren, Kaylub, Jeremy & Derrick Sims, Haley, Adam Jr, James, Devin & Emma Wilson, Coda Jr, Kyle & Destiny Riley, Bryce & Brennen Trent, Tara Ross, Taylor & Sean Wilde, Brandy Davis, Lisa, Amber & David Billy; 5 great grandchildren; brother, Lowell Billy of Cameron; sisters, Celia Hicks of Mounds, OK, Joyce Horne of Huber Heights, OH, Deborah Erdmann of Lucern, CA, Violet Fortner of Tulsa, OK, Dovie Horton of Claremore, OK, Avo Dehart of Colorado Springs, CO; numerous nieces, nephews, other relatives, loved ones and friends.
Services will be 2 pm, Tuesday, January 10, 2017 at First Baptist Church in Heavener, OK with Rev. Sam Dyer officiating. Interment will follow in Glendale/Mt. View Cemetery, Wister, OK. Pallbearers will be Adam & James Wilson, Kaylub, Jeremy & Derrick Sims, Kyle Riley.
The family will be at the funeral home on Monday evening from 6-8 pm to visit with relatives & friends.