Billy Leo Scheffler

Thursday, January 23, 2014

Billy Leo Scheffler, 84, of McDougal passed from this life on Saturday January 11, 2014, at the Corning Therapy and Rehab Center. Billy was born on January 31, 1929, in St. Louis, Missouri to the late Gus and Lorene (Cook) Scheffler. In his free time, Mr. Scheffler enjoyed to fish and hunt, and was of the Pentecostal faith.

Billy was preceded in death by his parents

He is survived by his loving wife: Ruth Evangeline (Whitehead) Scheffler of the home; one son and his wife: Gary and Sandra Scheffler of McDougal; one daughter: Carolyn Sue Roark of Success, Arkansas; one brother: Jimmy Scheffler and wife Peggy of Piggott; two sisters: Betty Ort and husband Kenneth of McDougal, Patsy Ray and Husband Marvin of Piggott; six grandchildren; six great- grandchildren; along with a host of other relatives and friends.

Visitation was held on Monday January 13, 2014, at the Irby Funeral Home of Piggott. Graveside services followed at Post Oak Cemetery in McDougal with Bro. Herb Ellis officiating.

Those who wish may send condolences to the family by signing the online guest book at www.irbyfuneralhome.com