ODESSA Billye DeVore Jones, 85, of Odessa, passed away on Saturday, June 14, 2014, in Stanton, TX.
Funeral services were held Monday, June 16, 2014, at Sunset Memorial Funeral Home and were officiated by Rev. Dr. Bob Hines. Internment immediately followed.
Billye was born in Gail, TX, to Joseph A. Wilson and Mamie Odom Wilson on August 10, 1928.
She married Fred DeVore on May 2, 1947, in Clairmont, TX. She remained married until his death in 1966. They had four children together. She then married Stan N. Jones in 1994. They remained married until his death in May 2009.
Billye was preceded in death by both her parents, Joseph and Mamie Wilson; both her husbands, Fred DeVore and Stan Jones; her youngest child, Philip Clay DeVore; and four siblings, Margaret White, Frank Wilson, Merl Wilson and Mildred Croffard.
She is survived by her children, Ron DeVore and wife Sheila, Wayne DeVore and wife Darla Lynn, BJ Golden, Joe Gann; and daughter-in-law, Darla Leigh DeVore. She also has 11 grandchildren, 12 great-grandchildren plus one on the way, and several great-great-grandchildren.
Pallbearers were Trey Nall, Clayton Snyder, Clay Golden and Randy Clanton. Honorary pallbearers were Scott DeVore, Erik Edwards and Chris DeBusk.
Memorials may be given to the
Arrangements were by Sunset Memorial Gardens and Funeral Home.