Funeral services for Billy Jack Bruner were held May 23, 2019 at Anderson-Clayton Bros. Funeral Home in Kemp with Bro. William Forrest officiating. Interment followed the service at King Cemetery in Kemp.
Billy Jack was born April 15, 1947 in Aley to parents Lloyd D. and Esther (Haley) Bruner and entered into eternal rest May 18, 2019 at the age of 72.
Billy Jack worked for Terrell State Hospital until he retired in 2009. He loved going fishing, being outdoors and playing with his grandchildren.
Billy Jack was a Christian man and loved going to church. He was a member of Styx New Life Church, where he also served as a Sr. Deacon. Billy Jack enjoyed several different sports including Nascar racing, horse racing and bowling.
He was an amazing husband, father, grandfather and great-grandfather. Billy Jack will be missed by those who knew and loved him.
Billy Jack was preceded in death by his parents, daughter Monica Bruner, brothers Lloyd Jr. Bruner, Roger Dale Bruner, Mark Lynn Bruner and Billy Ray Bruner, sisters Connie Shaw, Bonnie Wood and Geneva (Mickie) Miller.
He is survived by his wife Charlotte Richardson of Kemp, daughters Stephanie Bruner of Kemp, Melaney Huckabay and husband Andy of Kemp and Haley Gurnsey and husband Mark of Port Huron, Mich., sons Gary Seymour and wife Donna of Splendor, Ga., Jimmy Seymour and wife Shannon of Ennis and Christopher Wilson and wife Annelyn of Red Oak, 17 grandchildren, 10 great-grandchildren and other loving family members and many more lifelong friends.
A personal tribute may be made online at www.eubankcedarcreek.com.