Billy Everett, 81, of Pikeville passed away at his home surrounded by his loved ones on Monday, February 13, 2012.
He was a retired farmer and worked for the Bledsoe County School System as a bus driver for many years until his retirement. He was a member of the New Harmony Church of Christ. He also volunteered with the Rigsby Fire Department.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Lorenzo Dow Everett and Susie Belle Hancock Everett; son, Timothy Lloyd Everett; brother, Larry David; sisters, Maxine Allen, Geraldine Everett, Lila Belle Everett, Jackie Morris, and Patricia Diane Everett.
He is survived and will be missed by his wife of over 50 years, Sue Everett; son, Tommy Clayton (Penny) Everett; daughters, Billie Frances (Raymond) Pratt of Crossville, Sonja Rene (Bill) Newman of Dayton; grandchildren, Noel Pratt, Levi Calbaugh, Ashley Fife, Tate and Tanner Everett; great-grandchildren, Grace and Austin Pratt, Paisley Wilson, Ian Fife, Maysen Leigh Calbaugh; brothers, Bobby Gene Everett, Lonnie Everett, and Gary (Teressa) Everett, all of Pikeville; sisters, Mary Ellen (J.B.) McDowell, Shirley (Tom) Everett, Charlotte Burgess, Martha (Arthur) McKechnie, Linda Smith, Brenda (Joe) Powell, Lydia (John) Griffin; and special niece, Anne McKechnie Bowman; many more nieces and nephews and special friends.
A celebration of his life was held on February 15, in the funeral home chapel. Interment will be in the Rigsby Cemetery.
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Arrangements were made by Pikeville Funeral Home in Pikeville.