Memorial Services for Billy Glenn Bilbrey, 75, of Granger, will be held 2 PM Tuesday, July 10, 2018 at Harper-Talasek Funeral Home of Temple.
Mr. Bilbrey Passed from this life on Monday, July 2, 2018. Billy was born to Willie and Lula Bilbrey in Temple on January 13, 1943.
Billy was a life-long resident of the central Texas area. He graduated from Temple High School. He then went on to work for Wilsonart until his retirement after 30 years. Mr. Bilbrey enjoyed fishing with friends and family whenever he was able. He had a great love of the outdoors and spent as much as he could outside. He was a mechanic by trade and loved to work on anything with an engine, especially drag racers. Billy’s greatest treasure in life was his family. He was a family man to the core. The thing he loved the most was spending time with his children and grandchildren. He will be greatly missed by all those who knew and loved him.
Mr. Bilbrey is preceded in death by his beloved wife, Alice Bilbrey; a sister, Anita Hill; and his parents.
Those left to honor and cherish his memory are his son, Aaron Bilbrey and wife, Shannon; daughter, Dedra Preece and husband, Lewis; sisters, Joyce Wilkinson and husband Jim; Debbie Bartek and husband Russell; grandchildren, Meagan, Blake, Ashleigh, Carsyn, Dalton, Jacob, Garrett, Melissa, Meagan; great-grandchildren, Adilyn, Alaska, Liliana; as well as numerous nieces and nephews.
Dedra, Our most sincerest condolences. You and Your family are all in our thoughts and prayers. God Bless. Wayne & Lou
Lou PreeceKempner, TX
God bless you and your family. Our thoughts and prayers are with you all.
Nate DainsHouston, TX
Dear Dedra, Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.
Sandy OwingsTemple, TX
I didn't know him personally but I know he was a good man and will be missed. Dedra is a good and kind person who is a good friend to all who know her and this is absolute evidence of how her Dad influenced her life.
Theresa StrakosRobinson, TX
My love to you all. A lot of great memories with him and your mom. Many good years camping and sharing our families.
Carol LischerBelton, TX
I have lost a true friend. No matter how long it was that our paths failed to cross it was just like old times when they did. I will truly miss him.
Jerry BrownTemple, TX
Our condolences to the Bribery family. Our thoughts and prayers are with you all. Bryan, Billy and Carol
Priest Family, TX
Though I didn't know Bill very long I knew he was a good man. My thoughts are with all the family at this time.
Shelly juulProgress, TX