Billy Moody, 80, of Blue Ridge passed away April 14, 2018, at his residence. He was born in Fannin County on August 25, 1937, the son of William and Lillian (Bowers) Moody. Billy married Barbara Smith in Durrant, Oklahoma on October 13, 1957. She preceded him in death on July 28, 2006. He worked as a farm hand and for the City of Blue Ridge. Billy was also a member of Snow Hill Baptist Church.
Those left to cherish his memory are his sons, Keith Moody (Lou), Ricky Moody (Debbie), Randell Moody (Bobbie) and James Moody (Delta); daughters, Tammy Hall (Edwin) and Cindy Whitmire (Thomas); many grandchildren and great-grandchildren; brother, Joe Bob Moody (Bonnie); sister, Vida Rogers; and numerous nieces, nephews, family, and friends.
He was also preceded in death by his brothers, Johnny Moody, George Moody, and James Moody; sister, Hattie Moore; niece, Florene Woods; and half-brother, Jack.
A funeral service will be held at 10:00 a.m., on Tuesday, April 17, 2018, at Snow Hill Baptist Church in Blue Ridge with Pastor Jon Floyd officiating. Interment will follow at Blue Ridge Cemetery with William Hall, Ty Keller, David Hendrick, Dakota Beavers, Colby Crowe, Chago Pena, Charles Looney, and John Worley serving as pallbearers. Visitation will be held Monday, April 16 from 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm at Snow Hill Baptist Church.