Dateline: February 18, 2010

Billy L. Talley, 52, died February 10, 2010, in Amarillo.
Services were held at 3 p.m. on Friday, February 12 at the First Baptist Church of Canyon with Dr. David L. Lowrie, Jr., Pastor, and Rev. Paul Burwash, officiating. Services were under the direction of Brooks Funeral Directors. Burial followed at Happy Cemetery in Happy.
He was born on October 15, 1957, in Hollis, Oklahoma, to Haskell and Wanda Talley. Billy was a Hedley High School graduate. He married Lotte Collier on December 27, 1997, in Happy. Billy was full of passion for the Lord and known for his tireless sense of humor. In Billy’s own words, “He is definitely now doing better than he deserves.” He was a member of the First Baptist Church of Canyon. 

Billy was preceded in death by his mother in 1995.
Survivors include his wife, Lotte, of the home; two daughters, Alisa and Micah, of the home; two sons, Josh Talley and wife, Candace, of Memphis, Matthew Talley and wife, LeeAnn, of Memphis; three grandchildren, Jaden and Emma Talley, Destiny Talley; his father, Haskell Talley, of Clarendon; two sisters, Mary Green, of Clarendon, Peggy Talley, of Dodson; one brother, Douglas Talley, of Hollis, OK; and many other friends and family.

The family suggests memorials to Family Life Ministries, PO Box 7111, Little Rock, AR 72223.

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