Billy Jack Coverdale

Wednesday, February 11, 2009

Billy Jack Coverdale, 23, Brunswick, Ga., passed away on Nov. 1, 2008, in Brunswick, Ga. He was born April 4, 1985, in Massilon, Ohio, to Jack Howard Coverdale and Sandra Louise Forbis Coverdale.

Billy was born in Ohio and spent his younger years in Vernon County. He had resided in Georgia since 1998. Billy was an electrician by trade. He was a Civil War Buff.

Survivors include his mother, Sandra Louise Coverdale, Moundville, Mo.; one brother, Robert "Buck" Coverdale, Moundville, Mo.; one sister, Aleda "Casey" Rickey, Nevada; grandmother, Aleda Faye "Nanny" Coverdale, Aurora, Mo.; two nephews; one niece; numerous cousins, aunts, uncles; and a host of friends.

Memorial services will be held at 11 a.m., on Friday, Feb. 13, at Ferry Funeral Home, Nevada, with Steve Russ officiating. The family will receive friends from 10-11 a.m. on Friday prior to the service at the funeral home.

Memorials may be given to the American Cancer Society in care of Ferry Funeral Home, Nevada.

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