SAN ANGELO Bill S. Pentecost, 88, of San Angelo, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, Feb. 12, 2014, in the beautiful Skilled Nursing and Rehabilitation Center at Meadow Creek in San Angelo, Texas. Bill was born in Jean, Texas, on April 10, 1925, a son of the late Will and Betty (Ferguson) Pentecost. He graduated from Texas Tech University in 1952. After graduating, he proudly served his country in the United States Army Air Corps during the second World War. Those were the proudest and most memorable memories. After two years in the service, he worked 30 years for M'System Groceries, managing sales and advertising. Bill was a loving husband, father and grandfather who loved spending time with his family. He enjoyed having coffee with his friends, especially his neighbor, Juan Flores. Bill also enjoyed working in his yard. He leaves behind a large family: his wife, Sarah; and his special dog, "Pepper"; his stepchildren, David Carlile, Daniel Carlile and his wife, Patti, and Darlene Elliott and her husband, James; nine grandchildren, Daniel Lee Carlile, David Maxwell Carlile, Danielle Micheala Carlile, Kayla Verral and husband Travis, Taylor Sifrit and husband Tyler, Darcie Montgomery and husband Frank, Dylan Watkins, Heath Elliott and wife Lindsey and Heather Johnson and husband Trey; and 12 great-grandchildren. Bill was preceded in death by five sisters and two brothers. Graveside service will be at 2 p.m. Friday, Feb. 14, 2014, in Fairmount Cemetery with the Rev. Jerry Roach officiating. The family would like to extend a most sincere thanks to all of Bill's caregivers. Family and friends may sign an online register book at johnsons-funeralhome.com.
Published in GoSanAngelo from Feb. 14 to Feb. 15, 2014