KEVIL - Billy Gene White, age 75, died Thursday morning, July 17, 2014, at 3:30 a.m. at Life Care Center of La Center, Ky.
Billy was a member of Spring Bayou Baptist Church where he served as a deacon for many years. He was employed for 21 years at Modine in Paducah. Billy owned and operated "Bill's Body Shop" in Kevil, Ky., until he retired.
Billy is survived by his wife, Peggy White of Kevil, Ky.; one son, Greg White and his wife Sheree of Kevil; three grandchildren, Ashley White of Paducah, Brandon White of Kevil, Ky., and Camryn White of Kevil; two sisters, Martha Alford of Paducah and Madalene Anderson of Vienna, Ill. A special thank-you to Marcalene Holt and Michelle Cooper for their care of Bill.
He was preceded in death by two brothers, Junior White and Dale White, and his parents, Henry and Ethel White.
Funeral services will be Saturday, July 19, 2014, at 1 p.m. at Spring Bayou Baptist Church with the Rev. Terry Tipton officiating. Interment will follow at Spring Bayou Baptist Church Cemetery.
Visitation will begin after 10:30 a.m. Saturday morning at Spring Bayou Baptist Church.
Memorial contributions may be sent to Ups and Downs (Downs Syndrome Association), P.O. Box 7366, Paducah, KY 42002-7366; or Spring Bayou Baptist Church, 4575 Hobbs Road, Kevil, KY 42053.
Morrow Funeral Chapel is in charge of arrangements.