LISBON -- Funeral services for Floyd C. Billings, age 92 of the Bull Run Road, will be held at 3:00pm on Wednesday, Sept 13, 2017 at the Fox & Murray Funeral Home with Lay Speaker Larry Smith officiating. Burial will follow the service at the Martin Cemetery in Lisbon.
Calling hours will be held also on Wednesday from 11:00 a.m. until the time of the service at the funeral home. Mr. Billings passed away on Saturday, Sept 9, 2017 at the Riverledge Healthcare Facility surrounded by his loving family.
Surviving is his wife Freda; four sons, Terry Billings & his wife Martha of Canton, Lynn Billings & his wife Debbie of Waddington, Randy Billings and his wife Joan of Madrid and Timothy Billings and his wife Darlene of Heuvelton; eight grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren and many nieces, nephews and cousins.
A sister, Pamela Bundy; five brothers, Wilfred, Melvin, Albert, Mitchell, Louis Billings and a grandson, Scott Billings predeceased him.
Floyd was born on March 23, 1925 in Lisbon NY, a son of the late Simon & Ida (Bruce) Billings. He attended Madrid area schools for his education, and later married Freda Dunbar on August 30, 1950 at the First Methodist Church in Potsdam with Rev. Wendell R. Carter officiating their marriage.
During his career he worked as a hired hand dairy farmer, drove truck for Pete Green, worked at the Lisbon Feed Mill and later retired as the Town of Lisbon Highway Superintendent in 1991. He enjoyed golfing, reading western books and spending time with his family.
Memorial contributions can be made to the Lisbon Volunteer Fire and Rescue 7002 County Rd 10, Lisbon, NY 13658 or the Nevin Memorial Presbyterian Church c/o Mark Armstrong Pine Grove Chipman Rd 31, Lisbon, NY 13658.
Condolences can also be shared online at www.foxandmurrayfuneralhome.com.