STEPHENVILLE - Billy Joe Fulfer, 92, of Stephenville, died Saturday, Jan. 11, 2020, in Stephenville.
Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Thursday, Jan. 16 at St. Brendanís Catholic Church with Father Matthew Sanka officiating. Burial will follow at Exray Cemetery. Rosary services will be held at 5:30 p.m. Wednesday at Stephenville Funeral Home, and visitation to follow from 6-8 p.m.
Billy Joe was born on Dec. 20, 1927 in Thurber to the late Barney and Leola Hall Fulfer. He married Agnes Holub on September 16, 1950. Billy Joe served his country during the Korean War in the U. S. Army. He retired after several years with Mitchell Energy. He was a member of St. Brendanís Catholic Church. Billy Joe served several years on the Huckabay School Board. He served on the Barton Water Board, and was a member of the Sons of Hermannís Lodge. Billy Joeí s true love of life was spent in farming, ranching, and dairying.
Survivors include his wife, Agnes; daughters, Sandra Eubanks of Winnsboro, Louisiana, Katherine and husband Mike Hale of Huckabay, Janet and husband Craig Jackson of Stephenville, and Teresa and husband J. J. Atkins of Strawn; son, Larry and wife Kathleen Fulfer of Fairfield, Pennsylvania; 14 grandchildren, 21 great-grandchildren, five great-great- grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.
Besides his parents, Billy Joe was also preceded in death by a son-in-law, Dariel Eubanks, three brothers, Manny Fulfer, Son Fulfer, and Teddy Ray Fulfer; and by three sisters, LaClesta ĎSisí Phipps, Leta Faye Crain, and Viola Ruth Bostick.
The Fulfer family wish expressions of sympathy be made in the form of donations to the Exray Cemetery Fund, P. O. Box 225, Gordon, Texas 76453, or to the charity of the donorís choice.
Condolences may be sent to www.stephenvillefh.com.