William Massey Galloway III(1922 - 2014)

William Massey "Bill" Galloway III passed away Wednesday, Jan. 1, 2014. Funeral: Noon Saturday at First Baptist Church of Smithfield. Interment: Monday in Floral Haven Cemetery in Broken Arrow, Okla. Memorials: May be made to the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society at www.lls.org. Bill was born Feb. 25, 1922, in England, Ark. He was a veteran of World War II and the Korean War, having served in the Army Air Corps and the Air Force. Bill retired from American Airlines after 40 years of service in 1986. Survivors: Loving wife, Norma; daughters, Victoria Porter, Karen Ludwig and Linda, Elizabeth and Jennifer Galloway; sons-in-law, Rex Porter, Steve Ludwig and Peter Plantes; 25 grandchildren including spouses and nine great-grandchildren; sister, Mary Ann Woolf; and sisters and brothers-in-law, Joanne and Leon Reeves and Jimmy and Maryetta Murphy.

Published in Star-Telegram on Jan. 3, 2014