William E. “Billy” Blackwell, 69, of Amarillo died Sunday, Jan. 27, 2013.
Services will be at 3:00 p.m., Wednesday, Jan. 30, 2013, in Boxwell Brothers Ivy Chapel. Arrangements are by Boxwell Brothers Funeral Directors, 2800 Paramount Blvd.
Billy was born March 29, 1943, in Meridian, Mississippi, to Jake and Pearl Blackwell. He was a career military man serving in the Air Force.
Survivors include three sons, Jerry Blackwell and wife Donna of Meridian, Mississippi, Ricky Blackwell and wife Kim of White Deer and Dale Blackwell and wife Michelle of Childress; a daughter, Pam Bellah of Panhandle; a brother, Kenny Blackwell and wife Lynn of Canyon; an uncle, Wallace Blackwell of Amarillo; and 11 grandchildren.