Billy Gene Marsh, Sr., age 84, of Laboratory Road in Lincolnton, died on Thursday, September 20, 2018.
His funeral service will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Saturday, September 22, 2018, at River View Baptist Church with Rev. Ricky Brown officiating. Burial will follow in the church cemetery. The body will lie in state for 30 minutes prior to the service. Visitation will be from 6:00 until 8:00 p.m. on Friday, September 21, 2018, at Warlick Funeral Home.
Billy was born March 13, 1934, in Rutherford County, to the late Reidus Gustus Marsh and Emma Biggerstaff Marsh. In addition to his parents, he was also preceded in death by a grandson, Lance Chesson Sain. Bill worked as an automobile mechanic.
He is survived by his wife, Karlette Coffey Marsh of the home; a son, Billy G. Marsh, Jr., and wife Stephanie, of Lincolnton; three daughters, Sharon M. Sain, Annabet M. Hager, and husband Dennis of Oak Island, NC, and Karla Marsh, and husband Phillip Southern, of Charlotte; a brother, Reid Marsh of Montana; a sister, Kay M. Hawkins of Michigan; seven grandchildren, Haley Sain, Whitney Sain, Adam Sain, Windy Hager, Will Hager, Rylee Pittman, and Noah Marsh; and three great-grandchildren, Lacey Wilson, Layne Wilson, and Cross Wilson.
Memorials may be made to River View Baptist Church, 2230 Riverview Road, Lincolnton, NC 28092.
Warlick Funeral Home is serving the Marsh family.