Billy Gene Grace, 71 of Crestview Florida passed away on Saturday September 25, 2021. Billy was born on November 12, 1949 to Broward and Margie Grace in Crestview and was a lifelong resident of Okaloosa County. Billy was retired from Okaloosa County School Board Pest Control and attended the Crestview Mennonite Church. During his retirement, Billy enjoyed singing and playing guitar at his church. Weekly he would play bluegrass and old honky tonk music for the elderly at the Community Center. Billy was known as being a prankster who loved to laugh.
Billy was preceded in death by his granddaughter Summer Kaitlyn.
Billy is survived by his wife of 53 years, Mary Grace, two children, William E. Grace, Brandy J. Grace Jones, grandchildren, Billy Gene Grace Jr., Kaitlynn Grace, Joshua Grace, McKayla Grace, McKenzie Grace, brother Howard (Elizabeth) Grace, two sisters, Cathy Grace, Dorothy Atwell, Francis Ziglar and multiple nieces and nephews.
Graveside Service will be held on Thursday, October 7, 2021 beginning at 2:00pm, at Live Oak Baptist Church Cemetery 4565 Live Oak Church Road Crestview Florida, with Wayne Pitts officiating.
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