ERWIN — Billy Dean Toney, age 68, of Erwin, passed away Wednesday, July 6, 2011.
He was a native of Unicoi County and a son of the late Reed and Avon McIntosh Toney.
Billy attended the North Erwin Church of Christ. He had worked for 10 years in maintenance for KFC and Pizza Inn until his retirement in 1993.
He is survived by: Wife of 43 years: Linda Johnson Toney; Son: Shannon Toney and Fiancée, Cindy Holly, of Erwin; Daughter: Dawn Toney, of Elizabethton; Brothers: Lowell Toney, of IL, Hank Jones, of VA; Sisters: Jo Ann Edwards, of Erwin, Paulett Kyker, of Jonesborough, Joyce Brandon, of FL; Sister-in-law: Barbara Leedy, of Erwin; Brother-in-law: Buddy Johnson, of Erwin; Grandchildren: Joshua Dean and Jacob Miller; Several Nieces and Nephews.
The funeral Service will be held at 1:00 PM Friday, July 8, 2011, in the Chapel of Valley Funeral Home. Danny Jones will officiate.
The family will receive friends from 11:00 AM until service time Friday at Valley Funeral Home.
Graveside service will follow the funeral at Evergreen Cemetery in Erwin.
Condolences and memories may be shared with the family and viewed at www.valleyfuneralhome.net.
These arrangements are made especially for the family and friends of Billy Dean Toney through Valley Funeral Home, 1085 N. Main Ave., Erwin. 423-743-9187