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Melvin Allen Billings
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Birth: Feb. 3, 1910, USA
Death: Sep. 18, 1974
Belleville
St. Clair County
Illinois, USA



Melvin A. Billings, 64, of 1309 Gherald, hardwood flooring contractor, in Freeburg, Ill., Wednesday after a long illness. He leaves three sons, James E. Billings and Jack Billings, both of Memphis, and David A. Billings of Freeburg; three daughters, Mrs. Clarence Murphy, Mrs. Edna Pepin and Marie Billings, all of Memphis; two brothers, Herman Billings and Starling Billings, both of Memphis; two sisters, Mrs. Louise Rettinger and Mrs. Vivian Self, both of Poplarville, Miss., 16 grandchildren and four great-grandchildren. Services at 2 p.m. tomorrow at Forest Hill Funeral Home with Burial in Forest Hill Cemetery East.
(Commercial Appeal) 
 
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 Parents:
  Bird Washington Billings (1871 - 1959)
  Ella T Starling Billings (1876 - 1955)
 
 Spouse:
  Mary Josephine Bennett Billings (1918 - 1974)
 
 Children:
  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)*
 
 Siblings:
  Rufus G. Billings (1899 - 1905)*
  Newton Haywood Billings (1900 - 1973)*
  Vivian Billings Self (1906 - 1975)*
  Herman Jasper Billings (1908 - 1980)*
  Melvin Allen Billings (1910 - 1974)
  Louise E. Billings Rettinger (1912 - 1981)*
  Byrd Starling Billings (1914 - 1990)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
Beloved father. Together forever.
 
Burial:
Forest Hill Cemetery East
Memphis
Shelby County
Tennessee, USA
 
Maintained by: Mary & Kent
Originally Created by: Anonymous
Record added: Apr 30, 2003
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Melvin Allen Billings
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Melvin Allen Billings
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Melvin Allen Billings
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