Deaths Death Notices
BILLUPS, Daacon Amon Sr.
BILLUPS - Deacon Amon Sr. On May 6, 2017, our Lord saw fit to grant peace and eternal rest to our beloved; loving husband of the late Essie Mae Billups; cherished father of Esther M. of Rochester, NY, Willie J. Sr. (late G. Elaine), Ernestine, Christine (Bobby) Anderson, Amon Jr. (Josephine) of Renton, WA, Deborah M. Billups-Malone of Sea-Tac, WA, Alexander P. (Deborah), Stanley C. (Dorothy), Randall E. (Kimberley), Orlando S. Sr. (DeAqulan) of San Antonio, TX and the late Barbara Jean Billups; son of the late Rev. Harrison L. Sr. and Mamie Lee (nee Tucker) Billups; dearest brother of Edward L. Sr. (Johnnie Mae), Harrison L. Jr. (Mable), Mary Billups Dawson, Wilford (Ruby), the late Magnolia Billups (late John) Ziegler, the late Rev. James F. (late Floree), the late Rev. Charles A. (Barbara T.), the late John O. (late Jeanne) and the late Sadye M. (late Roosevelt) Johnson; preceded in death by two grandchildren; also survived by 30 grandchildren, 27 great-grandchildren, a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives and cherished friends. Relatives and friends may visit the THOMAS T. EDWARDS FUNERAL HOME INC., 995 Genesee St., Friday, May 19, 2017 from 12 noon-5 PM. After which, Deacon Billups will lie in state in Friendship Baptist Church, 402 Clinton St., on Friday from 6-9 PM. The family will be present on Saturday at 11 AM. A Celebration of Life will follow at 12 noon. Rev. Edward Jackson Jr., Eulogist. Interment with Military Honors in Forest Lawn's Garden of Time.