Billie Eugene King

April 2, 1943

July 6, 2012

Billie was born on April 2, 1943, in Fort Worth, Texas, to Thelma King. He was called home on July 6, 2012.

Billie spent his childhood in Oklahoma and Arlington, Texas, and he finally settled in Waxahachie. He proudly served his country in the United States Air Force. Billie spent his life working with heavy machinery and being a truck driver. He was hardworking and a loving husband, brother, uncle, friend and papaw. He will be missed but never forgotten.

He is survived by his wife of 41 years, Betty King; sister, Joanne Matthews; children, Chris King, Crystal Holzman and husband, Mike, Kelley Dobbie and husband, Chris, and son, Billy King and wife, Ginny; grandchildren, Justin, Austin and Bethany Prewitt, Taylor, Tobie and Taryn Dobbie and Ginger and Raylee King; and numerous nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Jack and Thelma Rushing.

Visitation will be held from 6-8 p.m. Wednesday, July 14, 2012, and services at 11 a.m. July 12, 2012, at Midlothian Funeral Home.

Arrangements by Midlothian Funeral Home, 200 E. Avenue E, Midlothian, TX, 76065 972-723-9884