Billy LaFollette

Billy LaFollette

Billy LaFollette, age 83 of Winnfield, Louisiana passed away on Sunday, September 13, 2020.

Born Wednesday, September 1, 1937 in Rochelle, Louisiana, he was preceded in death by his parents, Lucille Hemphill LaFollette and Sherman Cleveland LaFollette; brothers, Charles and Bobby LaFollette; and sisters, Virginia Hutchins and Peggy Busby.

Mr. LaFollette was a member of East Winnfield Bapitst Church and had 45 years of service at West Fraser in Joyce, LA. He loved horses, John Wayne Westerns and adored his grands and great grandchil-dren.

Those left to cherish his memory include his wife of 58 years, Camile O’Bryan LaFollette; brothers, Grover and Danny LaFollette; sons, Ray Varnell (Tracy), William “Buddy” LaFollette (Vikkie), Stacey LaFollette (Laurie), and Stanley Lafollette (Trish); daughter, Cindy “Sissie” Weatherford (Bruce); 9 grandchildren; 12 great grandchildren; and a host of nieces and nephews.

Funeral services were held at East Winnfield Baptist Church on Tuesday, September 15, 2020 at 2:00 PM with Rev. Dick DeBusk officiating. Interment followed in Old Union Cemetery, in Joyce, under the direc-tion of Southern Funeral Home of Winnfield.

Serving the family as pallbearers were Eric Varnell, Jonathan Varnell, Landon Weatherford, Kaleb LaFollette, Logan LaFollette, and Brian LaFollette.

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