of Searcy, AR
October 15, 1942 - March 23, 2023
Billy G. Person, 80, of Searcy, AR went to be with the Lord on March 23, 2023. He was born October 15, 1942 in Flint, MI to the late Ernest Lee and Alta Simmons Person. Billy was a deacon at West Point Baptist Church for over 40 years and his love for God showed through in everything he did. He was a loving husband and father and a shining example for his community. Along with his church involvement, he was a 32nd degree Mason. He also worked for the Searcy Water Dept. for 42 years. Billy loved spending time outdoors, hunting and enjoying time with family. Billy is preceded in death by his parents and in-laws, Garretson and Minerva Sanders. Left to cherish Billy's memory are his beloved wife of 60 years, Susan Sanders Person; sisters, Frances Person Merritt and Janet Person (Billy Martin) Hieber; brother, Robert D. (Janie) Person; daughters, Kellie (Terry) Burnett of Osceola, Nina (Kevin) Taylor of Judsonia, Jill (Tim) Fouse of Searcy; grandchildren, Garretson Taylor, Molly Taylor (Tim) Jones, Macy Fouse, Meg Fouse; great-grandchild, Willis Taylor; many nieces and nephews and a host of other family and friends. In lieu of flowers, a memorial may be sent to:West Point Baptist ChurchP.O. Box 80West Point, AR 72178Online guestbook: rollerfuneralhomes.com
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Billy and I are so very sorry to hear of Mr. Billy’s passing. Prayers to all for strength and peace.
Very sorry for your loss. I’ve known Billy for several years. I will be praying for healing and comfort.
Thinking of you, my sweet friend Jill, and praying for all of your family. Sending much love and many hugs your way. ~Amy
So sorry to hear of Billy's passing. We were first cousins. Alta was my dad's, Jay, sister. Praying for peace for all the family in this difficult time.
To Kellie and all the family, my deepest sympathy. Prayers for all of you.
Susan,Girls So sorry for your loss. Billy was a good one, I count it special the time’s I got to be with him and our phone visits I’ll miss.. Love You All !!
ALL MY PRAYERS TO THE FAMILY. BILLY AND I ARE FIRST COUSINS . I HAVE MANY FOND MEMERORIES OF THE TIMES SPENT WITH BILLY AND HIS FAMILY. WILL CONTINUE TO LIGHT CANDLES FOR ALL AND KNOW THAT HE IS RESTING IN PEACE WITH THE FAMILY THAT HAVE PASSED ON BEFORE. WITH ALL MY LOVE JUDY KAY MOORE
Janet, we’re so sorry for your loss Our prayers are for you and your family. ❤️
Susan, my heart breaks for you and the girls. Bill was such a good man and example to others. I will always remember our times together on weekends supporting our racers. We always had great times together blending our families for fun. Please give me a call any time!!! Love all of you!!! My thoughts and prayers are with you!
So sorry to hear this Kellie I will be keeping you and family in my prayers. God is good all the time ❤️🙏🙏🙏
Praying that God comforts your sweet family at this difficult time ! The Hunters - Charles, Katie & Cindy
Dearest Kellie, We are so sorry, dear friend, that your dad has gone on to be with the Lord. We will be praying for you and your family to have the comfort that knowing your dad is with Jesus gives. We love you.
Bill and I are so sorry for your loss.
Kellie,So sorry for your loss. Miss you at Master’Singers. Praying God’s comfort.
I have so many wonderful memories of this precious man. I’m so thankful for his life and his legacy. His family is so special to us. We are praying for his sweet wife, Sue, and his children, Nina, Kellie, and Jill. We are also praying for the rest of his family that hold him so dear. We love you all!
Kellie, You, Terry, and your family are in my prayers. I pray you will find comfort in your happy memories of your dad. I love you.Always, Connie
I am sorry to hear of your loss. There aren't enough or the right words to express when a sad and life changing event such as this happens. I will be praying for you Jill, and Tim, Meg and Macy as well as your whole family.
Kelley, I’m so sorry. You and your family are in my thoughts & prayers.
Billy was a .fine Christian man. He will be greatly missed. My sympathy to Susan and all of his family.
A life well lived in the service of friends, family, and community. Tis now time to rest. Peace, Billy. May you rest in peace.
Roger and I are so very sorry for your loss. I know he will be missed by so many people.