Billy Randale McCarty Jr.
Billy Randale McCarty Jr., born November 29, 1959, at Coalgate, Oklahoma, to Billy Randale McCarty Sr. and Martha Ann (Hightower) McCarty, passed away November 2, 2012, at Coalgate, Oklahoma, at the age of 52.
He attended and graduated from Lewisville, Texas, and TCU in Fort Worth. Billy married Barbara Crow on Dec. 20, 2010, at Coalgate, Oklahoma. He was a truck driver, was of the Baptist faith, and he enjoyed hunting and fishing with his family.
Billy is survived by his wife, Barbara McCarty of Coalgate, Oklahoma; parents, Billy McCarty Sr. and Ann of Coalgate, Oklahoma; sisters, Debbie Morgan and husband, Stan, of Irving, Texas, and Loretta McCarty of Coalgate, Oklahoma; brothers, Bud McCarty of Denton, Texas, and Bobby Rydale McCarty of Lewisville, Texas; stepdaughters, Tracy Eaves and husband, Kenny, of Atoka, Oklahoma, and Sheila McGee and husband, Randall, of Atoka, Oklahoma; grandchildren, Landree Eaves, Karris Eaves, Keenan Smith, Ethan Smith and DeJon McGee; along with numerous nieces, nephews, other relatives and many friends.
He was preceded in death by his paternal grandparents, Walter "Bud" McCarty and Theodosia (Burleson) McCarty; maternal grandmother, Ola Latham; and mother-in-law, Billie Crow.
A graveside service was held Monday, November 5, 2012, at 10:00 a.m. at Coalgate Cemetery. Interment followed. Brother Ralph Crow officiated the service. Pallbearers were Bud Ray McCarty, Jeremy Morgan, Robert Stockwell, and Rodney McKinney. Honorary pallbearers were Mark Taylor, Larry Brantley, Ronnie Brantley, and Chris Bradley. Services were under the direction of Brown's Funeral Service - Coalgate.