Billy W. “Bill” May
January 21, 1935 -
December 14, 2018

Visitation

Service 

December 16, 2018
3:00 PM

Interment

Obituary

Graveside funeral service for Mr. Billy W. “Bill” May, age 83, of Taft, TN, will be conducted at 3 PM on Sunday December 16, 2018 at Blanche Cemetery with Pastor Debbie Eubanks officiating. There will be no visitation prior to the graveside service. Higgins Funeral Home is honored to be serving the family of Mr. May.

Mr. May was born on January 21, 1935 in Limestone County, AL to the late Victor and Lillie Brown May. He was the grandson of a proud German immigrant, Edward May. He came through Ellis Island and lived in New York for a while before rearing 5 sons in the Germantown Community of Limestone County, AL. Bill attended Ardmore Methodist Church. Mr. May passed away on December 14, 2018 at Ardmore Health and Rehab.

Survivors include his wife, Emily Victory May; daughter, Belinda (Barry) Bullard of Decatur, AL; son, Steve (Noreen) May of Decatur, AL; sister, Sandra (Rick) Moore Bartlett of Athens, AL; brother, Kenneth May of Toney, AL; three grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; and special niece, Leslie Smoot. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his brother, Harold D. May, and nephew, Brett Moore.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Ardmore Methodist Church at 26557 Main St, Ardmore, TN 38449 or the American Heart Association at PO Box 840692, Dallas, TX 75284-0692.

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12 Comments

  1. Beth Covey

    So sorry to hear about Bill I will be keeping you in my prayers

    Reply
  2. Mildred McNatt

    Oh Emily i am so sorry….He will be missed. RIP Bill

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  3. Timothy Pearson

    So sorry for your loss. Billy was a good guy.

    Reply
  4. bj

    So sorry for your recent passing of Bill.

    Reply
  5. Kevin Brown

    Mrs. Emily, I have known Bill since I was a young teen, and he was a good friend who I will miss a lot. If you need me for anything, just call— your friend and neighbor Kevin Brown

    Reply
  6. Barbara Collins

    Emily so sorry to hear of your loss. You will be in my prayers and thoughts.

    Reply
  7. Brenda Edwards

    Emily we are so sorry for your loss. We loved Bill and you so much and if Harold or I can do anything let us know. Brenda

    Reply
  8. Betty Lou Dunivan

    Emily,
    I am so sorry to read of the passing of Billy. I always enjoyed talking to him. He was a lot of fun at work. I know he will be missed. Blessed be!

    Reply
  9. Brenda Badenhop

    Emily, I’m very sorry to hear this. I will be thinking of you and keep you in my prayers.

    Reply
  10. Pam Bottom

    Emily so sorry to hear about Bill. Just want you to know we do love you and are praying for peace and comfort for you.

    Reply
  11. Anita Johnson

    My thoughts and prayers are with you, Emily. So very sorry for your loss.

    Reply
  12. Billy and Cordelia Tanner.

    Emily, We are so sorry to learn of your loss. If you need us,
    please do not hesitate to let me know. Our love and prayers. Billy and Cordelia

    Reply

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12 Comments

  1. Beth Covey

    So sorry to hear about Bill I will be keeping you in my prayers

    Reply
  2. Mildred McNatt

    Oh Emily i am so sorry….He will be missed. RIP Bill

    Reply
  3. Timothy Pearson

    So sorry for your loss. Billy was a good guy.

    Reply
  4. bj

    So sorry for your recent passing of Bill.

    Reply
  5. Kevin Brown

    Mrs. Emily, I have known Bill since I was a young teen, and he was a good friend who I will miss a lot. If you need me for anything, just call— your friend and neighbor Kevin Brown

    Reply
  6. Barbara Collins

    Emily so sorry to hear of your loss. You will be in my prayers and thoughts.

    Reply
  7. Brenda Edwards

    Emily we are so sorry for your loss. We loved Bill and you so much and if Harold or I can do anything let us know. Brenda

    Reply
  8. Betty Lou Dunivan

    Emily,
    I am so sorry to read of the passing of Billy. I always enjoyed talking to him. He was a lot of fun at work. I know he will be missed. Blessed be!

    Reply
  9. Brenda Badenhop

    Emily, I’m very sorry to hear this. I will be thinking of you and keep you in my prayers.

    Reply
  10. Pam Bottom

    Emily so sorry to hear about Bill. Just want you to know we do love you and are praying for peace and comfort for you.

    Reply
  11. Anita Johnson

    My thoughts and prayers are with you, Emily. So very sorry for your loss.

    Reply
  12. Billy and Cordelia Tanner.

    Emily, We are so sorry to learn of your loss. If you need us,
    please do not hesitate to let me know. Our love and prayers. Billy and Cordelia

    Reply

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