Billy Smith Haston, 85, of Anderson, passed away early Tuesday, Nov. 21, 2017, at his residence from "Old Age."
He was a good son, brother, husband, father, uncle, grandfather, friend, woodworker, clock maker, gardener, deer slayer, mule skinner, turkey whisperer, woodsman, fisherman, factory worker, and union man.
Billy is survived by his daughters, Patsy York, Teresa (Mike) Eutsler, and Billie Haston; sister, Marcia (Steve) Bowers; grandchildren, Mike (Kristi) Byrne, Wesley (Abby) Gosnell, Mackenzie (Luke) Gustafson, Caleb (Amber) Haston, Andrew Miller, and Wyatt York; eight great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his wives, Marylin Haston and Dana Haston; daughter, Elizabeth Miller; mother, Ethel Haston; father, Edwin Smith Haston; siblings, Margaret Swafford, Ernest Reed Haston, James Creed Haston, Mary Ockomon, Mildred Cochran, Doug Haston, and David Haston.
Visitation will be held from 2 to 6 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 26, 2017, at Loose Funeral Homes & Crematory, 200 W. 53rd St., Anderson.
Services will be at 11:30 a.m. Monday, Nov. 27, 2017, at the funeral home with Pastor John Hackney officiating. Burial will take place in Memorial Park Cemetery, Anderson.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Operation Love.
Published on November 23, 2017