Billy Jo Penrod

May 7th, 1940 - Aug 7th, 2017
Billy Jo Penrod

Buncombe-Billy Joe Penrod, 77, passed away on Monday, August 7, 2017 at his home.

Billy was born on May 7, 1940 in Cypress to Fate and Mary (Jones) Penrod. He married Jane Williams on April 19, 1958.  She survives of Buncombe.

Billy worked at S.I. Rock Quarry for 45 years. He enjoyed hunting, fishing and gardening.

Survivors include:

Wife-Jane Williams of Buncombe


Debbie and William Hearn of Pittsburg

Mary Penrod of Colorado Springs, CO

Susan Penrod of Anna

Randal Joe and Belinda Penrod of Buncombe


Rochelle Penrod

Rachel Etherton

Kevin Penrod

Aaron Penrod

Brian Penrod

Sarah Penrod

Great grandchildren:

Brianna Penrod

Isaiah Martinez

Noah Martinez

Brother and sister:

Betty and Dwight Robbins of Vienna

Carolyn Hawkins of Cypress

Brother in law-Loren and Dorene Williams

Sisters in law:

Rosemary Hinrichs of Springfield

Joyce Jones of Lincoln

Mother in law-Ruby Williams of Lincoln

Billy’s wishes were to be cremated. Private services will be held.  Blue Funeral Home in Goreville is assisting the family with arrangements.

For more information or to sign the memorial guest register, please visit

5 Guestbook Messages

  • Guest: Mary Jo Evans

    From: Herrin, Illinois

    Date: August 9, 2017

    Randal, I am so sorry for your loss. You and your family are in my thoughts and prayers.

  • Guest: Rosemary Hinrichs

    From: Springfield, Illinois

    Date: August 12, 2017

    My heartfelt sympathy to Billy Joe’s family. He will be missed.

  • Guest: Joyce Jones

    From: Lincoln, Illinois

    Date: August 12, 2017

    My sympathy to you all.

  • Guest: Sandra Spent

    From: Johns Creek, Georgia

    Date: August 15, 2017

    I’m so sorry for your loss. Your family is in my prayers. May God bless and care for your family.

  • Guest: Loren Williams

    From: Springfield, Illinois

    Date: August 15, 2017

    Our sincere sympathy to Jane and family. You are in our thoughts and prayers