Memorial services for Billy Marshall, 50, of Marietta are scheduled for 2 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 3, 2013, at the Willis Baptist Church, with Pastor Barry Williams officiating.
Mr. Marshall was born Oct. 22, 1962, in Sherman, Texas, the son of William and Dorothy Henry Marshall. He passed away Saturday, July 27, in Mercy Hospital Ardmore.
Mr. Marshall had been a resident of Marietta for the past two years, previously making his home in Gordonville, Texas. A 1982 graduate of Whitesboro, Texas, Billy enjoyed playing high school football. He worked in construction as a painter. Billy loved music, fishing and spending time with his family, especially his grandchildren, nieces and nephews. He also loved his dogs, Willie and Angel. Billy and Rena Fulton were married in Marietta on Oct. 8, 2011. He was of the Baptist faith.
Preceding him in death were his mother, Dorothy Marshall; sister Darla Marshall; brother Eddie Marshall; and nephew Clint Marshall.
Survivors include his wife, Rena Marshall of the home; father and stepmother William and Betty Marshall of Gordonville; mother-in-law Dixie Fulton of Tecumseh; stepdaughter, Reca Magee and Brandon Lott of Marietta; two brothers, Gary Marshall of Sadler, Texas and Bobby Marshall of California; brother-in-law and sister-in-law Jim and Tina Fulton of Shawnee; seven stepgrandchildren, Ryan, Zoey, Jade, Aden, Jaxon, Kasen and Nevaeh; special friends Jimmy and Carol Jackson of Willis; and numerous nieces and nephews.
Honorary bearers will be Anthony Wood, Chesley Denton, Brad Goodall, Jimmy Jackson and Ray Reames.
Arrangements are under the direction of Flanagan-Watts Funeral Home & Cremation Services, Marietta.
Online guest book: wattsfuneralhome.com.