|Birth: ||Feb. 3, 1910, USA|
|Death: ||Sep. 18, 1974|
St. Clair County
There's a story here more than an obituary ever dares tell. Someday I'll get around to sharing some of it.
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.
Bird Washington Billings (1871 - 1959)
Ella T Starling Billings (1876 - 1955)
Mary Josephine Bennett Billings (1918 - 1974)
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)*
Beloved father. Together forever.
Forest Hill Cemetery East
Maintained by: Mary and Kent
Originally Created by: Anonymous
Record added: Apr 30, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 7399375