Billie Haston

Obituary of Billie Hue Haston

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Spencer, TN-Mr. Billie Hue Haston, age 76, passed away Monday February 20, 2023 at Signature Health Care in Cookeville.  Billie was a native of Van Buren County, born on December 20, 1946 to the late Roy and Daisy Yates Haston. He attended the Church of God of Prophecy.

Billie was a retired Tool & Die maker, a U.S. Navy Vietnam Veteran and served on the aircraft carrier USS Lexington. He was a member of the Van Buren County Rescue Squad for many years. He got great enjoyment during his life riding his Harley-Davidson motorcycle, racing, and building drag race cars.

In addition to his parents Billie was preceded in death by paternal grandparents; Mal and Emma Sullivan Yates, maternal grandparents; Edgar and Lola Haston, niece; Jennifer Slatton.

Billie is survived by, Sisters; Beulah (Butch) Cope and Linda Slatton both of Spencer, nephew; Justin Slatton of Charlotte, NC, nieces; Angie (Stephen) Walling of Spencer, Misty ( Amy) Slatton of McMinnville, great nieces; Kristen McCoy, Hannah Worthington, great-nephews; Adam McCoy and Braxton Worthington, great-great niece; Alice Daisy McCoy, great-great nephew; Fennec Newby, son; Haylon (Dakota) Slatton of Sparta, grandchildren; Liza Mae and Emma Slatton. Many aunts, uncles and extended family and friends also survive.

Special thank you to NHC Home Heath and Janet Thomas for all their loving care.

Funeral Services will be held Thursday February 23, 2023 at 2:00pm in the Layne Chapel with Bro. R. C. Christian officiating. Burial will follow in the Molloy Cemetery. Visitation will be Thursday 10:00am till time of service at 2:00pm.

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Layne Funeral Home & Cremation Services of Spencer in charge of arrangements. (931) 946-4444