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William L. "Bill" Ledbetter

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William L. "Bill" Ledbetter Obituary
William Ledbetter

William "Bill" Lee Ledbetter, 83, of Cahokia, Illinois, born April 26, 1935, in Clifton, Tennessee, died Monday, July 9, 2018, at his residence, surrounded by his loving family.

Bill was retired from Ford Motor Company in Hazelwood, MO, and was a U.S. Air Force veteran.

He was preceded in death by a son, William Henry Ledbetter; his parents, William H. and Mamie, nee Corbitt, Ledbetter; two sisters, Marie and Mary; and three brothers, Egger, James, and Glen.

Surviving are his wife, Reta Fay Ledbetter, nee Barnes; his daughters, Cathy Thomas, Louise (Thomas) McClure, Christina (Rick) Hill, and Linda (Reggie) Curry; his stepchildren, James and Jeffery; a sister, Alice Mason; a brother, Henry J. Ledbetter; 20 grandchildren; and 4 great-grandchildren. He was also a dear brother-in-law, uncle, cousin, and friend.

Condolences may be expressed online at braunfh.com.

Services: In following with Bill's wishes, his body was to be cremated. Burial of his ashes will be at 10:00 a.m. on Friday, July 13, 2018, at Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery, St. Louis, Missouri.

Published in Belleville News-Democrat on July 12, 2018
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