Billy Ray Tyler was born November 15, 1938, in Legate, Oklahoma. He died Thursday September 18, 2014, in Owasso at the age of 75 years. Bill was educated in Ardmore and graduated with Ardmore High School class of 1957. He spent most of his working life in the Aircraft Manufacturing Industry and retired from McDonald Douglas in Tulsa. Bill enjoyed playing golf, watching football and the Golf Channel, but most of all he enjoyed spending time with friends and family.
Loving family members include:
Billy Duane Tyler, of Scurry, TX
Sister and brother-in-law;
Dianne and Rick Lewellen, of Plano, TX
Keri Norris and husband Steven, of Allen, TX
Katie Nunez and husband Jett, of Red Oak, TX
Verity Norris, of Allen, TX
Ruby Dollar, of Ardmore, OK
He was also survived by numerous cousins and his Golf Buddies.
Bill was preceded in death by his mother Opal Vaughan Moates.
Services will be held at 2:00 p.m., Saturday, September 27, 2014, at Griffin Hillcrest Funeral Home, 1610 C St SE, Ardmore, OK 73401. Arrangements and services were entrusted to Mowery Funeral Service of Owasso. 918-272-6244
So sorry to hear about Bill. He was a good friend. We worked together mowing the fairways at Bailey golf course. We also played golf together. He will be missed.
— Junior Blevins, Tuesday – September 23, 2014
Griffin Hillcrest Funeral Home
1610 C St SE
Ardmore, OK 73401
Saturday – September 27, 2014