Billy Dwight Carver

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Billy Dwight Carver


Memorial services for Billy Dwight “Dood” Carver, 63, Grand Saline, were held Monday, Oct. 2, 2017, at Bartley Funeral Home with Brol Homer Morgan officiating. Interment followed in Shields cemetery. He passed away Sept. 29, 2017, at his home in Grand Saline.

He was born July 9, 1954, in Garland to Herbert Hunter and Lois Marie Dollarhide Carver.  He spent most of his life in Dallas County before moving to Grand Saline 20 years ago. Mr. Carver is preceded in death by his father, Herbert Carver, and son, Billy Dwight Carver Jr.

Survivors include his mother, Lois Carver of Fruitvale; two sons, James Hunter Carver and wife, Anne, and Terry Allen Carver, all of Golden; two brothers, Herbert Randal Carver and wife, Angie, of Grand Saline and William Eric Carver and wife, Tricia, of Mineola; two sisters, Terri Lois Stilwell and husband, Gary, and Dwana Jane Stillwell and husband, Larry, all of Grand Saline; seven grandchildren, Korbyn, Jaxen, Hollie, Jocee, Avery, Vivian and Maverick; and numerous other relatives and friends.

Pallbearers were James Hunter Carver, Terry Allen Carver, Herbert Randal Carver, William Eric Carver, Chris Baker, Larry Stillwell and Mason Cade Carver. Honorary pallbearers were Korbyn Carver and Jaxen Carver.