Obituary for Billy Dell "Bill" Wall
MENARD TX – Billy D. Wall Sr. (Bill), 91, died September 17th in Menard, TX at home. He was a loving, caring and thoughtful father and grandfather. Bill was born October 12, 1925 in San Angelo, to W J Wall and Lilly Dell Wall. Bill grew up in San Angelo and the surrounding countryside. His interests included riding motorcycles (in his younger days), his family and a small farm with livestock. He started his career in the newspaper industry at the Standard Times in San Angelo, and then moved to the Fort Worth Star Telegram where he was employed from 1955 to 1981. He then worked full time as co-owner and operator of Wall Feed Store in Burleson, Texas with his wife Lois until they retired in 1991. Wall Feed store was still in operation up to this year. Bill was a member of the Masonic lodge in Burleson and Eden for several years and enjoyed time in all the offices.
Bill is preceded in death by his wife Lois, mother, father, brother Gene, and daughter-in-law Cinda Wall.
He was the oldest of three children and is survived by second wife Gloria Amos, his sister May Ann Untermeyer, brother-in-law Dee David White, son Bill Wall of Atlanta, Georgia, daughters Linda and husband Benny Poston of Arlington, Texas, and Cathy and husband Dave Nobles in Plano, Texas and grandchildren Tiffany Koppels of Broomfield, Colorado, Erika Mamola of Desoto, Texas, Will Conley of Dallas, Texas, Camille Wall of Boulder, Colorado, Rachel Watson of Eugene, Oregon and 6 great grandchildren.
Visitation for friends and family will be Wednesday the 20th of
September from 5 to 7 pm and the Funeral services will be held Thursday the 21st of September at 11:00 am. Both will be at Heritage Funeral Home in Menard, Texas.