Billy G. Smith


    Billy G. Smith was born March 16, 1934 and passed away Friday, December 20, 2019 at the age of 85 years, 9 months and 4 days.


    
As a young adult, Billy proudly served in the U.S. Air Force based in Japan. Throughout his career as a carpenter, he was an active member of Carpenter’s Union Local #5. Later he was a member of the Davisville, Missouri American Legion Post 601. His last few years were spent between homes in Davisville, Missouri and Louisville, Illinois. Billy loved hunting, fishing, football and NASCAR.
    He was preceded in death by his wife, Norma Smith (nee Martin).
    He is survived by his wife, Mona Oberlohr; children, Christine (Walter) Smith and Jacqueline (the late Don) Dippel; grandchildren, Max Dippel and Emily Smith; sister, Annabelle Fulford; other relatives and friends.
    Memorial service will be held at 2:30 p.m. on January 18, 2020 at the Schrader Funeral Home and Crematory in Ballwin, Missouri followed by a Celebration of Life gathering at the Family Center from 3-7 p.m. Friends may sign the family’s on-line guestbook at Schrader.com.
    Arrangements under the direction of the Schrader Funeral Home in Ballwin, Missouri.