Bill Crone

William Bill Charles Crone RALLS - William Bill Charles Crone, 70, of Ralls passed away Monday, April 28, 2014. Bill was born August 29, 1943 in Ralls, Texas to Charlie and Vera Herring Crone. He graduated from Ralls High School and entered the United States Air Force, serving during the Vietnam War. Bill married his wife of 44 years, Sue Reese, on September 6, 1969 in Ralls, Texas. Bill was an avid hunter and fisherman; he loved spending time reloading his shells. Bill's grandchildren were his pride and joy. He loved going to their activities and sporting events. Bill loved baseball, coaching and umpiring before he had kids participating. Bill is preceded in death by his parents. He is survived by his wife; two sons, Chuck Crone and his wife Lisa of Ralls and Scott Crone and his wife Raquel of Ralls; and a sister, Nan Williams and her husband Clint of Lubbock. Bill also leaves behind four grandchildren, three step-grandchildren, one great-grandchild, three step-great-grandchildren, and a host of friends who will dearly miss him. Services for Bill will be 2:00 p.m. Thursday, May 1, 2014 at the First Baptist Church of Ralls; burial will follow in the Ralls Cemetery under the care of Adams Funeral Home of Ralls. A visitation will held today from 6:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. at Adams Funeral Home. Family request memorials sent to Plains Baptist Assembly, 3001 Love Road Floydada, Texas 79234. Online condolences may be made at

Funeral Home

Adams Funeral Home - RALLS
520 WATTS ST.  Ralls, TX 79357
(806) 253-2174

Published in The Lubbock Avalanche-Journal on Apr. 30, 2014