DENISON - William F. "Bill" Amos, 76, passed away Sunday, June 16, 2013 surrounded by his loving family.|
Bill was born Sept. 26, 1936 in Gunter, the son of Rev. Floyd and Vesta (Chaffin) Amos. He married Abilene Todd on July 27, 1954. This year they would have celebrated their 59th anniversary. Bill was a brick mason for 35 years. He was a loving husband, father, father-in-law, grandfather, great-grandfather, brother, uncle and friend. He will deeply missed by all who knew and loved him.
Bill is survived by his beloved wife of 58 years, Abilene Amos; daughters, Billie Teague, Cindy Bevill and husband David; four grandchildren: Jeremy Wright, Travis Bevill, Bailey Bevill and Taylor Bevill; great-grandson, Caleb Clark Wright, all of Denison; two brothers, Ray Amos and wife Mozella of Mead, Okla., Charley Amos and wife Nancy of Arlington; four sisters, Marita Campbell and the late Delbert of Keene, Shirley Toney and husband Fred of Weatherford, Janie Groce and husband John of Weatherford, Brenda White and Jeff Peterman of Columbus, Ohio; and numerous nieces and nephews.
He is preceded in death by his parents, Rev. Floyd and Vesta (Chaffin) Amos. Bill's passing leaves huge hole in our lives and our hearts and he will be deeply missed by his wife, daughters, grandchildren, great-grandchild and many family and friends.
Funeral services for Bill will be held at 1:30 p.m. Saturday, June 22, 2013 at Trinity Lighthouse Church in Denison with Pastor Jimmy Jeter officiating. Burial will follow at the Garden of Memories Cemetery in Colbert, Okla. Family visitation will be held from 6 -8 p.m. Friday, June 21, 2013 at Fisher Funeral Home.
Pallbearers will be David Bevill, Travis Bevill, Jeremy Wright, Freddie Toney, Mike Clearwater and Harold Ramsey. Honorary pallbearers will be Bud Campbell and Dean Arnove.
Condolences may be registered online at www.fisherfh.com.
Services are under the direction of Fisher Funeral Home, 604 W. Main St. Denison.
Published in The Herald Democrat from June 19 to June 21, 2013