Terre Haute, Indiana
Billie Paul Wilkison, 75, passed away Monday August 19, 2019 at his home in Terre Haute. He was born on December 4, 1943 in Brazil, and graduated from Brazil High School in 1964. Bill served his country in the United States Naval Reserve, on the U.S.S. Boxer. He retired after 43 years as a maintenance mechanic at Bemis.
Bill loved working with his hands, and was known for his cooking and baking. He enjoyed drag racing, watching Cubs baseball and spending time with his dogs.
Bill was preceded in death by his parents, Robert A. Wilkison and Helen L. (Cox) Withers, and his brother Robert Brown.
Daughter: Deanna Waggoner, Terre Haute, Indiana
Brother: Jim (Sharon) Wilkison, Brazil, Indiana
Sisters: Sherry Curry, Brazil, Indiana
Barbara Pavich, Kailua, Hawaii
Jan Finney, Chandler, Arizona
Grandchildren: Trisha Waggoner, Amber Waggoner, and John (Emily) Waggoner, II
Great-Grandchildren: Aubriella Waggoner, Grace Waggoner
Several Nieces, Nephews and other extended family
A celebration of Bill’s life will be held at 7:00 P.M. Tuesday, August 27, 2019 at Moore Funeral Home in Brazil. The family will accept friends to share memories on Tuesday from 5:00 P.M. until the time of service. Memorial contributions may be made to the Clay County Humane Society, envelopes will be available at the funeral home.
Clay County Humane Society
8280 North County Road 125 West, Brazil IN 47834