Willard Wesley “Capt. Billy” Elliott, 67, of King George, died Saturday, January 10, 2009 at Augusta Medical Center. Willard was born July 9, 1941 in Fredericksburg, a son of the late Willard Lee and Josephine (Rollins) Elliott.
Mr. Elliott was a lifelong waterman of King George. Capt. Billy as he was known by family and friends was a member of Good News Baptist Tabernacle. He loved to spend time with his grandchildren. At his request, his cremains will be scattered on the Potomac and Rappahannock Rivers, where he spent all of his life.
On June 12, 1990, he married Evelyn Collins, who survives. Willard is also survived by two daughters, Donna Dudley and Debra Osborne; three sons, Steven D. Elliott, James and Rickie Collins, ten grandchildren, Steven Elliott II, Faith Elliott, Chris, Kristen, Kevin, Wesley, Joshua, Nathan and Carter Collins and Nicholas Osborne; four sisters, Dorothy Reynold, Norma Townsend, Shirley Selph and Terry Hutsell and a brother, Jerry Elliott.
A memorial service will be conducted at a later date.
Memorial contributions may be made to Augusta Medical Center, P.O. Box 1000, Fishersville, VA 22939, DeVita Staunton Dialysis, 29 Idlewood Blvd, Staunton, VA 24401 or Good News Baptist Tabernacle, 17192 Kings Hwy, King George, VA, 22485.