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Billy B. Driver

• Updated Dec 26, 2013 at 3:13 PM

Funeral services for Mr. Driver will be Sunday, Dec. 29, 2013, at 2 p.m. from the Ligon & Bobo Funeral Home, with Bro. Larry Bullard and Bro. Matthew Meridieth officiating.  Interment will follow in Cedar Grove Cemetery. Visitation will be Saturday from 2-6 p.m. and Sunday after noon. 

Mr. Driver, age 75, of Lebanon, died Tuesday, Dec. 24, 2013, at Quality Care Nursing Home. 

A native of DeKalb County, he was the son of the late Ed and Birdie Clayborne Driver.  He was a 1956 graduate of Watertown High School and was a member of Fairview Church.  He worked for the Tennessee Woolen Mills for 35 years and retired as custodian from Cumberland University.

He was preceded in death by his two sisters, Brenda Pulley, Leette Vaught; and his beloved dog Max of 11 years. 

He is survived by his wife of 54 years, Annette Reece Driver; special nephew, Eddie (Jane) Vaught; sister-in-law, Brenda (Jack) LaFever; several nieces, nephews and cousins.

Pallbearers will be  Spencer King, Greg and Jeff Vaught, Eddie Reed, Matthew Meridieth, Jason Ligon and Jack LaFever. Special thanks goes to ICF Quality Care and Gentiva Hospice.

Mr. Driver requested no flowers please.  In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to New Leash on Life in memory of Max.

Ligon & Bobo Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements, ligonbobo.com.