FREDERICKTOWN — Billy DeWayne Ely Sr., 55, of Fredericktown passed away at his residence. He was born December 21, 1953, at St. Louis. He enjoyed fishing.
He was preceded in death by: Parents, Lola Marie (Barnes) and Henry Raymond Ely Sr.; sister, Patricia DeClue; grandparents, Henry Raymond Ely Sr., Mildred Gladys Ely, John Barnes and Annie Barnes.
He is survived by: Son, Billy Ely Jr. of Fredericktown; daughters, Christina Kahller of Fredericktown, Dawn Ely and Nekrisha Ely; brothers, Danny Ely of Green River, Wyo., Terry Ely of St. Louis, Ronnie Ely of Farmington, Robert Ely of Bismarck, and Dennis Ely of Park Hills; sisters, Sandy Hoehn of Farmington, Debra Graves of Park Hills, Cheryl Wertich of Ironton, Karen Hilleman of West Plains, and Tammy Bohannon of West Plains.
Services were held December 14, 2009 at Follis & Son Funeral Home in Fredericktown, www.follisandsons.com.