|Birth: ||Jan. 3, 1937|
|Death: ||Feb. 1, 2014|
William Elton Albritton, age 77, passed away Saturday, February 1, 2014. He was born January 3, 1937 in Trinidad, Texas and grew up in Corsicana.
Bill is preceded in death by his loving wife of 47 years, Lillian Louise Albritton, his parents, William Earnest and Muriel Albritton, and his favorite aunt, Lois Tyner.
He is survived by his caring daughter Karen Jansing and husband John, grandson Marc Jansing (wife Morgan), granddaughter Juli Freiburger (husband Nick); his brother Glen Albritton and wife Helen, nephew William Edward Albritton (wife Dianne), and his niece Glenda Sue Mershawn (husband Michael). He also leaves behind numerous cousins.
Bill enlisted in the United States Air Force at the young age of 17. He served for 4 years where he earned the Good Conduct Medal and the National Defense Service Medal. While in the Air Force he was stationed in Okinawa, Japan. After his Honorable Discharge, he started his long, successful career in sales. Over the next 32 years he earned numerous performance and recognition awards.
Bill will be remembered for his compelling character and unique sense of humor. At family gatherings and social events he was known for shaking things up, both on and off the dance floor! Bill will be deeply missed by his family and friends.
May St. Peter happily welcome him through the pearly gates.
Memorial Services will be held at Beck Funeral Home in Round Rock, 15709 Ranch Road 620, Austin, Texas on Saturday March 1, 2014 at 10:00 am. In lieu of flowers, please make donations to the Wounded Warriors Project, online at www.woundedwarrior project.org. Donate or mail contributions to 4899 Belfort Road, Suite 300, Jacksonville, Florida 32256.
Lillian Louise Collins Albritton (1933 - 2012)
Created by: Sandra Bertram Meier
Record added: Mar 04, 2014
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