Mr. Billy Ray McCollum
NORTH AUGUSTA, S.C. - Funeral Services for Mr. Billy Ray
McCollum, 74, of North Augusta, SC, who entered into rest
December 24, 2010, were conducted Wednesday afternoon at
2 p.m. from the Posey Funeral Chapel. Chaplain LeVarn Harris
officiating. Entombment in Pineview Memorial Park with Full
Mr. McCollum was a native of Akall, Texas, having made North
Augusta his home for the past 37 years. He retired from the U.S.
Army with 21 years of service, having served in Viet Nam and
Korea. Mr. McCollum was the recipient of the Purple Heart in
Vietnam and was a former machinist with Greenfield Industries.
Mr. McCollum loved his family.
Survivors include his wife of 53 years, Inez McCollum; two sons
and daughters-in-law, David and Angie McCollum, North Augusta
and James and Frances McCollum, Dearing, GA; two daughters
and a son-in-law, Billie Dinkins, North Augusta and Patsy and
Kevin Hunt, North Augusta; seven grandchildren, Tabatha Riggs
and her husband Will, Eva McCollum, Cody McCollum, Andrew
McCollum, Jessica McCollum, Ray McCollum and Rebecca
Memorials may be made to Alliance Hospice, 802 East
Martintown Road, North Augusta, SC 29841.
Posey Funeral Directors of North Augusta was in charge of
Web posted on Thursday, December 30, 2010