Billy STONEAugust 11th, 2019 | Paid Obituary
Billy Brad Stone, 86, of Texarkana, AR passed away on Friday, August 9, 2019, at a local hospital. He was born on May 7, 1933, in Texarkana, AR. Mr. Stone was a retired dairy farmer and supervisor at Nekoosa paper mill. He also was a veteran of the U.S. Air Force and a Baptist. Survivors include his wife of 57 years, Peggy Stone of Texarkana, AR; three daughters and sons-in-law, Audra and Andy Albridge of Goose Creek, SC, Donna and Jack B. Wright of Queen City, TX and Carmen and Jimmy Jackson of Genoa, AR; two sisters and brother-in-law, Anita Sedgass of Texarkana, AR and Bobbie and Hubert Easley of Texarkana, AR; six grandchildren, William Young of Texarkana, TX, Bradley Pryor of Texarkana, AR, Paul Saunders and his wife Shannon of Huntsville, AL, Jonathon Wright of North Little, AR, Hunter Jones of Texarkana, AR and Alyssa Jackson of Genoa, AR; great-grandson, Maverick Saunders. Funeral services will be 2 p.m. Tuesday, August 13, 2019, at East Memorial Chapel-Downtown with Rev. John Hall officiating. Burial will be in Memorial Gardens under the direction of East Funeral Home-Downtown. Family will receive friends from 1:30 p.m. to 2 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home. Memorials can be sent to St. Jude Children's Hospital. Online tributes can be posted at www.eastfuneralhomes.com.