Billie was born July 18, 1918, in Floyd, Texas to Rayford and Myrtle Turner Bench. She married Tommy Summerlin on May 3, 1952, in Greenville, Texas. She worked as a secretary and was a member of Highland Terrace Baptist Church.
Billie is survived by her granddaughters, Stephanie Lamm and husband, Mark, Staci Prier and husband, Cliff; great-grandchildren, Maisie Lamm, Cade Prier, Brendan Prier and special friend Dorothy Williams.
She is preceded in death by her parents; husband; infant daughters, Nelda and Nancy; daughter, Sue Shanks and sisters, Peggy Gilbert and Glenda McDonald.
Pallbearers will be Jerry Bench, Jerry Coats, Amos Lowry, Mike Warren, Bill Dennis and Ray Wallen.
Myra WrennGreenville, TX 75402, TX Friday, March 24, 2023 So sorry to hear about Billie. She was such a sweet lady and so talented. She has touched so many lives and been an inspiration to so many people over the years. She will be deeply missed.
My deepest sympathy,