|Birth: ||Sep. 12, 1941|
West Virginia, USA
|Death: ||Mar. 12, 2014|
David Vernon Billings, age 72 of North Tazewell, VA died Wednesday, March 12, 2014 at Welmont Bristol Regional Medical Center in Bristol, TN. Born September 12, 1941 at Vallscreek, WV he was a son of the late Carl and Esther Davidson Billings. He was a 1959 graduate of Tazewell High School and was a US Navy Veteran. Mr. Billings was a Master Plumber and had worked for Dwyer Corporation in Alexandria, VA and as a Plumbing Inspector for Prince William County, VA. After moving back to Tazewell in 2006, he established his own company and operated Billings Plumbing & Heating. Vernon loved fishing and was a big Washington Redskins Fan. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by one sister, Mildred Billings Jennell and one niece, Robin Kruse.
He is survived by his wife, Regenia H. Billings; one stepson, Brent Helmandollar and wife, Carol of Leesburg, VA; two brothers, Richard Billings and Conley Billings both of Kingsport, TN; one sister, Regina C. Shull and husband, George of Manassas, VA; brother in law, George Linkous and wife, Brenda of Tazewell, VA; five step grandchildren, Jessica Helmandollar, Joshua Helmandollar, Nikki Morton, Natalie Morton, and Craig Morton; nine nieces, Jennifer Billings, Lydia Billings, Ashley Billings, Karen Goodrich, Connie Billings, Melissa Gill, Tammy Lafayette, Casey Billings, and Hannah Olinger; three nephews, Bill Jennell, Russell Jennell, and Baylor Evans.
Funeral services will be conducted at 2 PM Sunday, March 16, 2014 at Peery & St. Clair Funeral Home Chapel in Tazewell, VA with the Reverend Kenny Fields and the Reverend Lawrence Hayes officiating. Entombment and committal services will follow at Grandview Memory Gardens Mausoleum in Bluefield, VA conducted by the Reverend Gordon McBride. Pallbearers will be George Linkous, Russell Jennell, Bill Jennell, David Lambert, Butch Altizer, and George Shull.
The family will receive friends at the funeral home from 6-9 PM Saturday, March 15, 2014.
The family requests, memorial contributions be directed to Tazewell Family Worship Center, C/O Mary Smith, Treasurer, 208 Ratliff St. Richlands, VA 24641 or Alexandria United Methodist Church, C/O Robert Ramey, Treasurer, 339 Foxboro St. North Tazewell, VA 24630.
Grandview Memory Gardens
Created by: Vernon Miller
Record added: Mar 28, 2014
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