Billy Whitehurst, beloved son of James H. Whitehurst, Sr. and the late Florence Rountree, joined the heavenly choir on April 1, 2013 at age 59. Sing Halleujah! Billy dearly loved The Lord, his church, Moments of Blessings, and his family and friends. The shining stars in his life were his wife and best friend, Lena; his daughters, Juliana and Michelle; son-in-law Magic; and grandson, Myles. Predeceased by his brother Michael, he also leaves siblings Linda, James, Maureen, Paul, Angela, and Neal. Memories of Billy's enthusiasm, joyful laughter, and bright smile will fill our hearts forever. A celebration of Billy's life will be held 11am Thursday, April 11, 2013 at Moments of Blessings House of Prayer, 7480 24th St, Sacramento, CA. Interment to follow at Camillia Memorial Lawn, 10221 Jackson Rd, Sacramento, CA.
Published in The Sacramento Bee on Apr. 9, 2013