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Billy "Wild Bill" Henderson

July 15, 1944 — July 6, 2022

Billy Wray “Wild Bill” Henderson, 77 of Cullowhee, passed away on Wednesday, July 6, 2022. Wild Bill was born on July 15, 1944, to the late Glenn Henderson and Lucy Wilson.

 

Wild Bill was a lifelong mechanic. He enjoyed camping, swimming in the river, watching westerns, and spending time with his family. He was a member of Fall Cliff Baptist Church.

 

Wild Bill is survived by his daughter, Stephanie Hornbuckle; son, Billy Henderson Jr.; grandchildren, Brittany Hornbuckle, Lucy Smith, Wray Henderson; great grandchildren, Emmalie and Bradley Conner. He is also survived by his best friend Scott Farmer.

 

In addition to his parents, Wild Bill is preceded in death by one brother, Furman Henderson; granddaughter, Madison Hornbuckle; and lifelong friend, Eddie Davis.

 

A Funeral Service will be held at 2:00pm on Tuesday, July 12, 2022, in the chapel of Appalachian Funeral Services. The family will receive friends from 1:00-2:00pm prior to the service at the funeral home.

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Tuesday, July 12, 2022

1:00 - 2:00pm (Eastern time)

Appalachian Funeral Services

165 Skyland Dr, Sylva, NC 28779

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Funeral Service

Tuesday, July 12, 2022

Starts at 2:00pm (Eastern time)

Appalachian Funeral Services

165 Skyland Dr, Sylva, NC 28779

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