Billy J. Lynn

Billy J. Lynn

Billy J. Lynn, “Skippy” as he was known by his immediate family, died at his home Friday, December 11, 2009, at the age of 71.
He was a U.S. Army Veteran and served honorably in Vietnam.  He was born on December 20, 1937, in Mounds, Oklahoma.  He was the son of Velmer U. Lynn and Ella Mae Crabtree.  Billy loved the outdoors and was an avid fisherman, but most of all he was an enthusiastic motorcyclist (Biker).  Preceding him in death was his wife, Katharina Lynn.
Survivors include his daughter, Mary H. Lynn; daughter in-law, Rhonda Lynn; two sons,  Thomas B. Lynn and Billy R. Lynn; grandchildren; Justin T. Lynn, Matthew A. Lynn, Mary K. Herrera, Billy S. Charley, and Gary C. Charley.  He also leaves behind three great-grandchildren: Brandon L. Herrera, Alicia R. Herrera, and Alana M. Herrera; as well as one brother, Roger Lynn, Lawton, OK; and one sister, Hazel Lynn, Oklahoma City, OK.
The family’s sincere gratitude goes to the staff at Southeast Medical Center in Dothan, Alabama and the Wiregrass Hospice Team, for their special care of Billy Jack Lynn.
Fuqua-Bankston Funeral Home in Ozark, (334) 774-4551, was in charge of arrangements.  Please visit us at
www.fuquabankston.com.

Another obituary updated December 22, 2009:

Billy J. Lynn, “Skippy” as he was known by his immediate family, died at his home Friday, December 11, 2009 at the age of 71.

 He was a U.S. Army veteran and served honorably in Vietnam. He was born on December 20, 1937, in Mounds, Oklahoma. He was the son of Velmer U. Lynn and Ella Mae Crabtree. Billy loved the outdoors and was an avid fisherman, but most of all he was an enthuasiastic motorcyclist (Biker).
Preceeding him in death was his wife Katharina Lynn.
Survivors include his brother, Roger Lynn in Lawton, Okla. and his sister, Hazel Lynn in Oklahoma City, Okla.; his daughter,  Mary H. Lynn; his daughter-in-law, Rhonda Lynn; two sons, Thomas B. Lynn and Billy R. Lynn; grandchildren include Justin T. Lynn, Matthew A. Lynn, Mary K. Herrera, Billy S. Cheeley and Gary C. Cheeley. He also leaves behind three great-grandchildren,  Brandon L. Herrera, Alicea R. Herrera and Ayana M. Herrera.
The family’s sincere gratitude goes to the staff at Southeast Medical Center in Dothan, Alabama and the Wiregrass Hospice Team, for their special care of Billy Jack Lynn.