BILLY HOWARD TRUITT - age 94 passed away on Wednesday, January 12, 2022 from this world and went home to be with his Savior. He was born in Macon, Missouri on April 13, 1927 to Otis and Eva Lea Truitt, who preceded him in death. Bill was a loving husband, father, grandfather, and great grandfather. Bill is survived by his wife of 69 years, Mary Lou Truitt; daughter, Vicki (Dave) Gordon; brother, Jack (Kay) Truitt; sister, Nora (Larry) Brown; grandsons, Shannon Gordon and Troy (Pam) Gordon; great grandchildren, Alex (fiancé, Laura Privott) Dozier, Ethan, Eva and Landon Gordon and Kara and Lauren Webster.
During his life he served his Lord, family, church, and friends. Bill also served his country and was a WWII veteran of the Army. He was a member of Immanuel Baptist Church presently and a longtime and beloved member of the Bevier First Baptist Church of Bevier, Missouri. Bill was an avid outdoorsman and spent his time in nature fishing, hunting and teaching.
Memorial services will be held on Tuesday, January 18, 2022 at Immanuel Baptist Church, 214 Castle Heights Ave. at 2 p.m. with visitation from 12 noon until the service.
PARTLOW FUNERAL CHAPEL in care of arrangements. 615-444-7007 www.partlowchapel.com
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