Mr. Claude Allan Billings, age 84, of Moravian Falls, died Saturday, March 9, 2013 at Wilkes Regional Medical Center. Mr. Billings was born January 25, 1929 in Wilkes County to Bert and Naomi Harrold Billings. He was a member of Heaven Bound Baptist Church, a supervisor for Holly Farms/Tyson in transportation for 44 years and a US Army Veteran serving in the Korean War. Mr. Billings was preceded in death by his parents.
Surviving are his wife, Bettie Pauline Parsons Billings of the home; daughter, Karen Todd and husband Michael of Moravian Falls; brother, Jimmy Billings and wife Delcie of Hays; sister, Grace Baity of Hiddenite; and two grandchildren, Katelyn and Michaela Todd.
Funeral service will be held 2:00 o’clock Monday, March 11, 2013 at Miller Funeral Chapel with Rev. Dean Adams officiating. Burial with military honors by Veterans of Foreign Wars Honor Guard Post 1142 will follow in Scenic Memorial Gardens. The family will receive friends at Miller Funeral Service from 1:00 until 2:00 o’clock on Monday, prior to the service. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the American Heart Association, PO Box 2361, North Wilkesboro, NC 28659. Miller Funeral Service is in charge of the arrangements. Online condolences may be made to www.millerfuneralservice.com