William Judkins Webb

William "Billy" Webb

William Judkins "Billy" Webb, age 79, made his transition on April 23, 2013 surrounded by loved ones. His wife of 58 years, Addiesue Webb, knocked it out of the park caring for him the final days of his life.

Funeral services will be at 11:30 Friday at First Baptist Church. Dr. Noel Schoonmaker will officiate. Burial will be in Evergreen Cemetery. Visitation will be from 10:30 a.m. until time of services at First Baptist Church.

Mr. Webb was born in Rutherford, TN and was the son of the late Judkins and Lorene McDaniel Webb. He was also preceded in death by his sister, Elizabeth Sue Webb. He anchored not only a family, but also a community through his integrity, visionary spirit, wisdom and dynamic approach to life.

An avid entrepreneur, Mr. Webb's successes included developing motels, condominiums, restaurants, theme parks, and flea markets in Florida, North Carolina and Alabama.

Mr. Webb gained much satisfaction in mentoring young business people in developing their ideas and passions. He was a long-standing member of First Baptist Church.

Mr. Webb is survived by his four children, Greg Webb and his wife Maureen of British Columbia, Jill Webb-Hill and her husband John of Nashville, Ginger Webb Demonbreun and her husband Danny of Murfreesboro, Kristi Webb and her partner Patti of Nashville; and seven grandchildren, Thomas, Anna Morgan, and Judd Demonbreun, Jonas and Liza Hill, and Liam and Logan Webb, along with a loving sister-in-law, Nina Jane Manley of Memphis.

The family requests memorial gifts be made to First Baptist Church or Room In The Inn in memory of Mr. Webb.

Family will serve as Pallbearers.

Condolences may be made to www.woodfinchapel.com. Woodfin Memorial Chapel, (615) 893-5151.

Funeral Home

Woodfin Memorial Chapel & On-site Crematory - Murfreesboro
1488 Lascassas Pike Murfreesboro, TN 37130
(615) 893-5151

Published in The Daily News Journal on Apr. 25, 2013