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Billy Edward "Bill" Black
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Birth: May 18, 1924
Eastland County
Texas, USA
Death: Apr. 20, 2010
Brown County
Texas, USA

Bill was born on May 18, 1924 in Desdemona to W. B. & Minnie Jenkins Black. He attended Mullin schools & graduated from Texas Tech University with a Bachelor of Science in petroleum geology. Bill was self employed as a geologist. Bill was member of Brownwood Masonic Lodge No. 279, the Waco Scottish Rite Body, & the Suez Shrine Temple of San Angelo. He was also a longtime member of First Baptist Church of Brownwood.

Bill is survived by his wife Crystal of Brownwood, their children, Chad & Lora Simpson of Clarendon, John & Glenda Gast of Mineral Wells, & Amy Polito of Mineral Wells; grandchildren, Alysse &
Malerie Simpson of Clarendon, Emma & Abby Gast of Mineral Wells, & Hannah Polito of Mineral Wells, cousins, Barney & Betty Johnson of Abilene & many other cousins in Brown & Mills county.

Bill was preceded in death by his parents, his first wife, Lura B. Black, & a son, Gary Black.

The family requests that memorials be made to the Shriner's hospitals of Houston & Galveston or to the Lymphoma & Myeloma Center at MD Anderson Cancer Center in Houston.

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  William B Black (1890 - 1961)
  Minnie Margaret Jenkins Black (1891 - 1988)
  Lura E Black (1928 - 1998)*
  Gary David Black (1953 - 1971)*
*Calculated relationship
Oakview Cemetery
Mills County
Texas, USA
Plot: section 1
Created by: JohnRobert Mauney
Record added: Jul 08, 2010
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Billy Edward Bill Black
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Condolences to the family, friends & associates. Rest In PEACE
- JohnRobert Mauney
 Added: Nov. 6, 2013

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