Billy Dean Sunday

Funeral services for Billy Dean Sunday, age 74 of Rusk are scheduled for 9:00 a.m., Friday, June 26, 2009 in Rusk Church of Christ with Robby Arrington officiating. Services and interment are scheduled for 3:00 p.m., Friday, June 26, 2009 at the Rabon Chapel Church of Christ in Montgomery, TX with Robby Arrington officiating with interment in the Cartwright Sunday Cemetery in Montgomery, TX under the direction of Wallace-Thompson Funeral Home in Rusk.

Mr. Sunday died June 19, 2009 in Rusk. He was born July 20, 1934 in Montgomery, TX. He was a resident of Rusk 32 years formerly of Montgomery. Mr. Sunday was a member of Rusk Church of Christ and was a graduate of Montgomery High School Class of 1953. He also attended 2 years of TXU training school and retired from TXU Electric in 1989 after 15 years of service. Mr. Sunday also retired from C.B. Southern in Houston, TX as a welder foreman.

Preceded in death by his father, Robert Lee Sunday, mother, Jewel Matchett, son, Tony Sunday, sister, Donnette Morris. He is survived by a son and daughter-in-law, Keith and Montie Sunday of Rusk, sister and brother-in-law, Joy L. Hargrove and Lester Geautreaux of Lafayette, Louisiana, three brothers and sister-in-law, Tommy Matchett of Montgomery, TX, Mike and Cindy Matchett of Richards, TX, Robert Welton Sunday of Alvin, three grandsons, Tony II and Meredith Sunday of Rusk, Troy and Robin Sunday of Rusk, Todd Sunday of Rusk, four great grandchildren, Gaven, Tarrant, Addison and Carter.

Pallbearers will include Troy Sunday, Todd Sunday, Tony Sunday II, Chris Harriman, Fernando Ortega, John D. Griffith, Joe White and Gary Holland. Honorary pallbearers will be Bryan Slaton, Bobby Jack Parsons and Jeff Parsons.

Family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m., Thursday, June 25, 2009 at the funeral home. If desired, memorials may be made to The American Cancer Society, 1301 S. Broadway, Tyler, TX 75701.

Recommended for you