STATHAM - Billy Landers, 69, died.
He was the son of the late Luther “Luke” and Pauline Beck Landers. He retired from Chicago Bridge and Iron as a water tank painter and was a member of the Painters Alliance Union. He was of the Baptist denomination. Mr. Landers was preceded in death by his wife, Shirley Clark Landers.
Survivors include two sons and daughters-in-law, Billy Ray and Darlene Landers, Statham, and Eddie and Misty Landers, Winder; four daughters and three sons-in-law, Kay and Bubby Moore, Tracey and Wendell Sargent, and Angie and Jamie O’Steen, all of Winder, and Genny McDaniel, Statham; a brother, Donald Landers, Winder; two sisters, Peggy Nix, Winder, and Kathy Gunter, Statham; 13 grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be held Tuesday, April 17, at 2 p.m. from Smith Memory Chapel with the Rev. Lamar Casper officiating. Burial will be at Rose Hill Cemetery. Visitation will be Monday, April 16, from 2 to 4 p.m. and 6 to 9 p.m. at the funeral home.
Smith Funeral Home, Winder, is in charge of arrangements.