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Julia Marie "Ree" Billings
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Birth: Sep. 6, 1938
Memphis
Shelby County
Tennessee, USA
Death: Nov. 17, 2007
Memphis
Shelby County
Tennessee, USA

Julia Marie "Ree" Billings, 69, of Memphis, died Saturday, November 17, 2007 at the Golden Living Center. She was a member of the former Knight Arnold Church of Christ. Mrs. Billings is survived by her daughter, Angie Young and her husband John of Memphis; two grandchildren, Ellis Nichols and Taylor Young; her sister, Jean Murphy of Memphis and two brothers, Jack Billings of Bartlett and Buster Billings of Monett, MO. She was preceded in death by a sister, Edna Pepin and a brother, Sonny Billings. Visitation will be 6-8 p.m., Monday, November 19, at Forest Hill Funeral Home East. Services will be at 10 a.m., Tuesday at the funeral home with burial to follow in Forest Hill Cemetery East. Forest Hill Cemetery East (Published in The Commercial Appeal, Memphis, TN)

Though she was never married, Marie had a significant relationship with Guy McHand which lasted for more than 50 years. They had one child together. She and her sister Edna co-owned a home together for about 35 years before going their separate ways. Marie worked for the same company all of her life beginning as a waitress at Frostop in Memphis and worked her way up to office manager of Good Foods Inc. 
 
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 Parents:
  Melvin Allen Billings (1910 - 1974)
  Mary Josephine Bennett Billings (1918 - 1974)
 
 Siblings:
  Irma Jean Billings Murphy (1935 - 2009)*
  James Edward Billings (1936 - 2005)*
  David Allen Billings (1937 - 2008)*
  Julia Marie Billings (1938 - 2007)
  Edna Aline Billings Pepin (1940 - 2000)*
  Melvin Maurice Billings (1944 - 2012)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Forest Hill Cemetery East
Memphis
Shelby County
Tennessee, USA
 
Maintained by: Angelia Heinold
Originally Created by: Carole McCaig
Record added: Nov 18, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 22978557
Julia Marie Ree Billings
Added by: Mary & Kent
 
Julia Marie Ree Billings
Added by: Mary & Kent
 
Julia Marie Ree Billings
Added by: Mary & Kent
 
 
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Happy Birthday!
- Mary & Kent
 Added: Sep. 6, 2014
With all my love!! A few days and it will be your birthday! Miss you❤️
- Angelia Heinold
 Added: Sep. 4, 2014

- Mary & Kent
 Added: Sep. 4, 2014
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