Billy B. Arbuckle

ARBUCKLE, BILLY B., 92, of Shively, passed from this life on Saturday January 5, 2013 at Georgetown Manor.

He was a retired driver for the old Smith's Transfer Co., a member of the Masonic Lodge, a Kosair Shriner, a longtime member of the Ralph Avenue Baptist Church and an Army veteran of World War II.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Esther; a daughter, Billie French; and a son, Leslie Arbuckle.

He is survived by a daughter, Barbara Ann Arbuckle; five grandchildren and several great and great-great-grandchildren.

A service to celebrate Mr. Arbuckle's life will be held at noon Thursday in the Southern Chapel of Arch L. Heady & Son, 3601 Taylor Blvd. Interment with military honors will be in Louisville Memorial Gardens West. Visitation will be 2-8 pm Wednesday.

Online condolences may be left at


Funeral Home

Arch L. Heady & Son Funeral Directors
3601 Taylor Blvd Louisville, KY 402152691
(502) 368-5811

Published in The Courier-Journal on Jan. 8, 2013