Billy Blue Cooley, 74, of Brownwood, passed away Sunday, May 22, 2016, at his residence.

Memorial services for Billy will be held at 10 a.m. Tuesday, May 31, 2016, at Blaylock Funeral Home Chapel; private family interment will be held at a later date. Arrangements are under the direction of Blaylock Funeral Home.

Billy was born to Willie and Opal (Storey) Cooley on May 31, 1941 in Brownwood. He was a lifelong resident of Brownwood.

Billy is survived by Billiejo Cooley of Stephenville; children, Lena Nunley and husband Bud of Springtown, Michael Cooley and wife Heather of Keller, Tena Kirk and husband Spencer of Stephenville and Nicholas Cooley and wife Jennifer of Stephenville; and Jeffrey Cooley of Stephenville; 14 grandchildren; and one great-grandson.

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