William "Bill" Prescott(1939 - 2013)

William "Bill" Prescott


William "Bill" Prescott, 74, of Petal, died April 24, 2013 at Forrest General Hospital. Visitation will be Friday, April 26, 2013 from 1:30 - 3 p.m. at Moore Funeral Home in Petal followed by graveside services at Hillcrest Cemetery.

Bill worked for 35 years for Illinois Central Railroad and was a member of Petal Harvey. He loved his family, his music and his music family.

He was preceded in death by his parents, George and Minnie Prescott; and brothers, George Prescott, Albert Prescott, Carl Prescott and David Prescott.

He is survived by his wife, Nina Prescott of Petal; three daughters, Terri (Michael) Taylor of Marietta, GA, Abby (Allen) Stephens and Mandy Prescott, both of Petal; a brother, Jerry (Toni) Prescott of Wiggins; a sister, Betsy Thompson of Pueblo, CO; four grandchildren, Ashton (Kim) Stephens, Austin Stephens, Forrest Kolinsky and Colton King, all of Petal; and one great-grandson, William Jayden Stephens.


Funeral Home

Moore Funeral Service
789 Highway 42 Petal, MS 39465
(601) 582-1899

Published in the Hattiesburg American on Apr. 26, 2013