Billy Wayne Gaston, 69, of West Cherry Lane, passed away on Friday, February 14, 2014, in Carlsbad. Cremation has taken place under the direction of West Funeral Home. Committal service will be held at the Carlsbad Cemetery (old section) on Friday (Mar. 14) at 2 p.m. with Lakeview Hospice Chaplain Terry McKean officiating. Condolences may be expressed at westfuneralhomellc.com
Billy Wayne Gaston was born in Carlsbad on April 7, 1944, to Robert T. and Lois (Brunt) Gaston. He served 2 years in the U.S. Army and was a Sergeant at the time of his discharge in 1967. He was retired from the city of Carlsbad Water department.
Billy was preceded in death by his daughter, Amy Gaston; parents, sister, Norma Sherrell and brother Bobby Gaston.
He is survived by his grandson Patrick Gaston of Dallas, Texas, brother Russell Gaston of Carlsbad, and friend Roberta Jones, as well as numerous nieces and nephews
Published in Carlsbad Current-Argus on Mar. 13, 2014
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