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Billy Frank Anthony
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Birth: Feb. 7, 1923
Abilene
Taylor County
Texas, USA
Death: Dec. 28, 2000
Arlington
Tarrant County
Texas, USA

BILLY FRANK IS MY FIRST COUSIN. HIS FATHER IS TRUMAN FRANK ANTHONY AND HIS MOTHER, MY AUNT FANNIE HUMPHREY. THE FAMILY LIVED IN BRECKENRIDGE, TX. BILLY'S AMBITION WAS TO BE AN ARCHITECT. TO ACCOMPLISH THIS AMBITION HE STARTED HIS COLLEGE STUDIES AT TEXAS A&M COLLEGE AROUND THE YEAR 1942. DURING HAZING EVENTS AT THE MILITARY SCHOOL, WATER AND SAND PENETRATED HIS EARS AND RESULTED IN ALMOST TOTAL DEAFNESS. HE WITHDREW FROM A &M AND TRANSFRED TO TEXAS TECH WHERE HE FINISHED HIS EDUCATION. THEN HE BEGAN AS AN AERONAUTICAL ARCHITECT WORKING FOR LING-TEMCO-VAUGHT WHERE HE CONTINUED UNTIL RETIREMENT.HE MARRIED PATSY RUTH INGLIS ON JUNE 1, 1949 IN ANTON, HOCKLEY CO., TX. THE COUPLE HAD THREE CHILDREN, JAMES, CAROL, AND MARK. BILL LOVED TO PLAY GOLF. ONE DAY ON THE COURSE HE TOOK A GOOD SWING. WHEN HE DID HE FELT GREAT PAIN IN HIS RIB CAGE. HIS FRIENDS TOOK HIM TO THE ER WHERE THEY DISCOVERED SEVERAL BROKEN RIBS. HE WAS DIAGNOSED WITH MALIGNANT BONE CANCER AND DIED ABOUT 3 MONTHS LATER. 
 
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 Parents:
  Truman Frank Anthony (1895 - 1987)
  Fannie May Humphrey Anthony (1896 - 1987)
 
Burial:
Moore Memorial Gardens Cemetery
Arlington
Tarrant County
Texas, USA
 
Created by: ron
Record added: Nov 02, 2009
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Billy Frank Anthony
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Billy Frank Anthony
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Billy Frank Anthony
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REST IN THE ARMS OF GOD. BILL YOU ARE MISSED, YOUR COUSIN.
- ron
 Added: Nov. 4, 2009
 
 
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