GREGORY, Billy R., 84, passed away March 29, 2018 at home.
He was born February 5, 1934 in Jasper, Mississippi and came to this area 69 years ago. He worked as a Maintenance Foreman for Florida Crushed Stone for 33 years and was a member of New Hope Baptist Church.
He is preceded in death by his son, William C. “Boo” Gregory and his daughter, Vickie G. Batten. He is survived by his loving wife of 64 years: Patricia L. Gregory; daughter and sons-in-law: Debra & Robert Cook, Darryl A. Batten; brother: James Gregory; eight grandchildren: Debra L. Frei, Amie (Michael) Stevenson, Angela S. Gregory, Robert S. Cook, Joshua E. Hoyle, Audrea C. Sunday, Amanda (Nicholas) Ward, William S. (Whitney Tucker) Cook; 13 great-grandchildren; two great-great-grandchildren.
Visitation for family and friends will be held at 10:00am-11:00am, Monday, April 2, 2018 at Merritt Funeral Home, Brooksville Chapel, where Funeral Services will begin at 11:00am, with Pastor Oliver Bevins and Pastor Mickey Hoyle officiating. Burial will follow at Lake Lindsey Cemetery.
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