Funeral service for Mr. Billie Jack Netherland, Sr., age 81, of Fayetteville, will be conducted Tuesday, January 3, 2017 at 3 p.m. at Washington Street Church of Christ, with Bro. Greg Wiser, Bro. Howard Elliott and Charles Gleghorn officiating. Burial will follow in Riverview Memorial Gardens. Mr. Netherland passed away Friday, December 30, 2016 at his residence.
Mr. Netherland was a native of Union City, TN, the son of the late Billie Silas and Ruby Love Douglas Netherland. He was Vice President over loans at the Bank of Lincoln County, an Army veteran, an Elder at the Cyruston Church of Christ and a member of the Kiwanis Club.
Survivors include his wife Sandra Netherland of Fayetteville, TN, children Vicky Groce, Jackie Netherland Wright, Billie Jack Netherland, Jr. all of Fayetteville, TN, Sherry McConnell of Huntsville, AL, grandchildren Waid Groce, Justin Groce, Patrick Wright, Brandon Netherland, Ben Netherland, Halie Horton, Alexis Horton, Dalenna Horton, Emma McConnell and great grandchildren Hunter Groce, Dalton Groce and Alexis Cook.
Visitation with the family will be Monday, January 2, 2017 from 5 until 8 p.m. at Higgins Funeral Home.