Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Find all Billingses in:
 • Dekalb Cemetery
 • DeKalb County
 • Tennessee
 • Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Discussion Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Sponsor This Memorial!
Rev Melvin D Billings
Learn about removing the ads from this memorial...
Birth: Dec. 25, 1923
DeKalb County
Tennessee, USA
Death: Jan. 10, 2014
DeKalb County
Tennessee, USA

Bro. Melvin Billings
(December 25, 1923 - January 10, 2014)

90 year old Bro. Melvin D. Billings of Smithville passed away Friday morning at NHC healthcare of Smithville. He was a retired minister having pastored at several church's in DeKalb & surrounding counties. He was a member of the Mt. Pisgah Freewill Baptist Church. Funeral services will be held on Sunday, January 12th at 1:30pm at the chapel of Love-Cantrell Funeral Home. Burial will follow at DeKalb cemetery. Visitation with the family will be Saturday, 5-8pm & Sunday, 10am until service time at 1:30pm. He was preceded in death by his parents- Ray Vaughn & Clara Felts Billings, wife- Cecil Trapp Billings, grandson- Lynn Tallent, brother- Ernest Billings, 2 sisters- Ellen Hutchins & Odene Prater. Survivors include 1 Daughter- Joyce & Leonard Tallent of Smithville, 2 Grandsons- Marty Tallent of Smithville and Ronald & Andrea of McMinnville, 4 Great-Grandchildren- Brandon & Martelia Tallent of Smithville, Alex & Aaron Tallent of McMinnville, 1 Sister- Alama Billings of Smithville, 2 Brothers- R.V. & Brenda Billings and Claude Billings all of Sparta, Sister-In-Law- Frances Billings of McMinnville, Several nieces and nephews also survive.

Family links: 
  Ray Vaughn Billings (1887 - 1956)
  Clara Felts Billings (1898 - 1991)
  Cecil Cleo Trapp Billings (1922 - 2010)
  Infant Daughter Billings (1920 - 1920)*
  Ellen Beatrice Billings Hutchings (1921 - 1984)*
  Melvin D Billings (1923 - 2014)
*Calculated relationship
Dekalb Cemetery
DeKalb County
Tennessee, USA
Created by: Bob Trapp
Record added: Aug 15, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 115556581
Rev Melvin D Billings
Added by: Bob Trapp
Photos may be scaled.
Click on image for full size.

 Added: Mar. 25, 2015

- brenda pegg
 Added: Nov. 20, 2014
Thank you for your service and may you now Rest in Peace. I know that Cecil is waiting for you to be at her side again. You will never be forgotten.
- Bob Trapp
 Added: Jan. 11, 2014
There is 1 more note not showing...
Click here to view all notes...

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service