William Ray "Billy" Slusher, Jr.

January 12, 1944 ~ June 24, 2020 (age 76)


Ingleside on the Bay- William Ray “Billy” Slusher, Jr. passed away on June 24, 2020 at his home in Ingleside on the Bay, Texas. He was 76.

Billy was born on January 12, 1944 in Bay City, Texas to William Ray and Mildred (Tribe) Slusher. He proudly served his country as a Sergeant leading his platoon in The United States Army during the Vietnam era. Billy worked and later retired as a refinery worker. He was a Past Grand Mason with the Sunset Masonic Lodge in Calallen.

Billy grew up in Calallen, Texas and lived in Ingleside on the Bay, Texas for 15 years. He was a loving father, brother, grandfather and friend who will be missed by all who knew him.

Preceding in death is his wife of 31 years: Laree Slusher; and parents: William Ray and Mildred (Tribe) Slusher.

Billy is survived by his daughter: Stephanie Terilli (Anthony) of Tulsa, Oklahoma; sons: Eric Slusher (Andrea) of Sandia, Texas; Justin Slusher (Desiree) of Round Rock, Texas; and Trey Slusher (Kelly) of Sugerland, Texas; 11 grandchildren; and brother: Gary Slusher of Ingleside on the Bay, Texas.

A visitation will be held on Friday, July 3, 2020, 8:00 AM to 12:00 PM at Resthaven Funeral Home, Sinton. The Funeral Service will be held the same day beginning at 12:30 PM. A Graveside Service will follow,  2:00 PM at the Coastal Bend Veterans Cemetery, Corpus Christi, Texas.

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Arrangements Entrusted to Resthaven Funeral Home in Sinton, Texas.

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July 3, 2020

8:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Resthaven Funeral Home Chapel
606 S San Patricio
Sinton, TX 78387

Graveside Service
July 3, 2020

2:00 PM
Coastal Bend State Veterans Cemetery
9974 IH37 Access Road
Corpus Christi, TX 78410-1408

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