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Bill R. Cameron
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Birth: May 3, 1926
Commerce
Hunt County
Texas, USA
Death: Dec. 6, 2008
Rockwall
Rockwall County
Texas, USA

Born: May 03, 1926

Died: December 06, 2008

Services:
Tuesday, December 9, 2008
11:00am
Lake Pointe Church Auditorium
701 East I-30, Rockwall, Texas 75087

Visitation:
Monday, December 8, 2008
6:00 to 8:00pm
Lake Pointe Church Chapel
701 East I-30, Rockwall, Texas 75087

Bill R. Cameron

passed away peacefully on December 6, 2008, at his home in Rockwall, TX, at the age of 82. He was born May 3, 1926, in Commerce, TX, to Noah and Kate (Brooks) Cameron. Bill served his country in the Navy during WWII. He received his bachelor's and master's degrees from East Texas State Teachers College in Commerce and began his career teaching in Edinberg ISD, later serving as Rockwall Elementary School Principal. He worked for Kraft Foods in Garland, TX before returning to Rockwall to spend the next 44 years. Bill was very active in Lake Pointe Church, The Gideons International, Men's Tuesday Morning Prayer Group and was a stalwart resident of the community. Bill and Ida Jo started business in Rockwall in 1964 opening Cameron Insurance and Real Estate. They were later joined in business by his brother Raymond Cameron to form The Cameron Company, Real Estate and Development. Bill and Raymond are responsible for numerous developments in the Rockwall area including Ridge Road Shopping Center, The Cameron Building and numerous residential developments.

Bill is survived by his wife: Ida Jo Cameron; son: Don Cameron and wife Becky; daughter: Suzanne Mosley and husband Dan; brother: Raymond Cameron and wife Elizabeth, June Cameron and former daughter-in-law, Michele Musser; grandchildren: Rob, Jacob, Jennifer, Chris, Jenni, Katie, Emily and Taylor; great-grandchildren: Hannah, Zebulun, Sarah, Elianna, A.J., Max, Maddie, Cody, Liberty and MacKelvey. He was preceded in death by his parents, son Rex, brother James, nephew Ronny and grandson Kirk.

Funeral services will be held 11:00 a.m. Tuesday, December 9, 2008, at Lake Point Church with Dr. Aubrey Patterson and Pastor Steve Stroope officiating. Interment will follow in Rest Haven Memorial Park. The family will receive friends in the chapel at Lake Point Church on Monday from 6:00 to 8:00pm. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to The Gideons International, P.O. Box 2046, Rockwall, TX 75087-4446.

 
 
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  Ida Jo Smith Cameron (1928 - 2009)
 
Burial:
Rest Haven Memorial Park
Rockwall
Rockwall County
Texas, USA
 
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Record added: Dec 06, 2008
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Bill R. Cameron
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