Mr. Billie (Leford) McCourry, age 80, Jonesborough, passed away Sunday, August 21, 2011 at James H. Quillen VA Medical Center.
Mr. McCourry was born in North Carolina and son the late Jeter McCourry & Eva Lewis McCourry Ledford. In addition to his parents, Mr. McCourry was also preceded in death by his wife, Maxie Ann Hicks McCourry in 2003, step-father, Earl Ledford, several brothers and sisters.
He was a United States Army Veteran having served during the Korean War.
Mr. McCourry was a retired Supervisor for Flav-o-rich Diary.
Survivors include two daughters and sons-in-law, Barbara & Eddie Nuckols, Jonesborough and Amy & Jerry Snyder, Erwin; sons and daughters-in-law, Russel & Tammi McCourry, Roger McCourry, all of Jonesborough, Kenneth & Sharon McCourry, Johnson City, Tim & Brenda McCourry, Telford and Rick McCourry, Johnson City; ten grandchildren, several great-grandchildren, several nephews & nieces; several brothers and sisters; and special friend, Nora Walls, Jonesborough.
Memorial services will be conducted 8:00 pm Wednesday, August 24, 2011 at Dillow-Taylor Funeral Home with Rev. Allen Thomas officiating. The family will receive friends from 6:00-8:00 pm Wednesday prior to the service.
Condolences may be sent to the McCourry family online at www.dillow-taylor.com.
Dillow-Taylor Funeral Home & Cremation Services, Jonesborough, 753-3821