Obituary: Robert Paul Bills

Wednesday, August 25, 2010

Robert Paul Bills, 71, of Verona, died Wednesday, Aug. 18, 2010, at his residence.

Mr. Bills was a native of Hesperia, Mich. and son of the late Nicklas and Lois Sutherland Bills. He served his country in the U.S. Navy, during the Vietnam era, aboard the USS Franklin D. Roosevelt. He was retired from Process Pump Repair as a machinist. He was a member of the Living Church of God, which he loved with all his heart.

He is survived by his loving wife of 43 years, Dorothy Bates Bills of Verona; three brothers, Gordon Bills, Garry Bills, and Wayne (Bonnie) Bills, all of Hesperia, Mich,; three sisters, Kathy (Larry) Mock of Fremont, Mich., and Marion Bills and Sharon (Beauford) Perry, all of Hesperia, Mich.; brothers and sisters-in-law, George (Pauline) Moulatsiotis of Muskegon, Mich., William R. Bates of Hart, Mich., James (Louann) Bates of South Bend, Ind.; two nieces, Antonia (Dave) Hamilton of Muskegon, Mich. and Lori (Daniel) Mannor of Hart, Mich.; two nephews, Bill Moulatsiotis of Muskegon, Mich. and Daniel Perry of Hesperia, Mich.; two great-nieces, Josie Mannor and Leah Hamilton; two great-nephews, George Cowen Moulatsiotis and Orion Daniel Mannor; many friends and special neighbors; loving brothers and sisters in his church at Athens, Tenn. and Pensacola, Fla.; and his faithful companion Tyler.

A Memorial Service will be held on Wednesday, Aug. 25, at 10 a.m. from the chapel of London Funeral Home.

You may make donations to the Cancer Society c/o Susie Boatright, 2382 Lynnville Highway, Cornersville, TN 37047, or the charity of your choice.