Billy Gene Yarbrough


Services for Billy Gene Yarbrough "Bad Company" will be held July 16th 10:00am at Autry Funeral Home in Jacksonville. Followed by graveside services at McDonald Cemetery in New Summerfield with Brother Gates officiating. The family will be available for visitation July 15 from 6-8 pm.
Billy Gene Yarbrough 67, was born to Charles and Louise Yarbrough on July 24, 1951, in Rusk where he lived most of his life. He passed away on July 9, 2019 after a battle with a lengthy illness. He was a member of First Apostolic Church of Dialville. He was a Bull Hauler (ain't no feeling like cow mobilin) until he retired and was currently a heavy equipment operator. He served 2 years in the Army and was a Vietnam veteran. He received multiple honorable metals during his service in Vietnam. He was preceded in death by his mother Louise Yarbrough, father Charles Edward Yarbrough Sr., sister, Joe Carroll Towler and several cousins.
He is survived by brother and sister-in-law Charles and Thyra Yarbrough, brother, Dennis Ray Yarbrough, and sister, Sherry Carroll. son and daughter-in-law Scott and Stacie Massey, daughters Courtnee Annette Yarbrough, Misty and Jarod Cain, Christy Michelle Yarbrough and Michael Moreno; sons, Billy Jack Yarbrough and fiancé Shelby, and Philip and Sarah Gray. He was a proud grandpa to 18 grandchildren and 4 great grandchildren several beloved nieces and nephews and a multitude of beloved friends he considered family.
Pallbearers are Billy Jack Yarbrough, Scott Lee Massey, Dakota Grimes, Jarod Cain, James Cook, Bill Sword, JK Holman and Mike Bivens.
Honorary pallbearers are Jerry Lusk, Bobby Whitehead, Monte Taylor, Richard Guajardo, Gary Lynn Cox Jr., Taylor Durrett, Scottie Lee Massey and Jesse Traylor.
He will be greatly missed.
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Mary Kelley
Jul 31, 2019
A memorial tree was planted in memory of Billy Gene Yarbrough.  Plant a tree
Ricky Guajardo
Jul 16, 2019
Y'all did amazing job with his funeral and I know he was proud of each and every one of you
Bertha Shipp
Jul 16, 2019
So sorry , My condolences to the family .
Alfred Guajardo My
Jul 16, 2019
My condolences to all the family Praying for peace an comfort Billy May You R.I.P.
Mary Rivera
Jul 16, 2019
May he RIP
Tonnie Roth
Jul 16, 2019
I met Bo about eight years ago he was my boyfriends (Richard Guajardo's)best friend when they were young i heard alot of stories the guys did lol, to me he was very loving and caring man a wonderful son,,brother, father and grandfather plus a greatgrand father i couldnt have met a better person with so much love to give RiP. God Bless the Family pray to take the pain of their loss away knowing this great man is in the House of our Lord Amen