He was born in Jasonville on March 12, 1937, the son of Clarence and Mary (Moulden) Mowery.
Billie was retired from the Peabody Coal Company, was a United States Marine Corps veteran, a member of the Moose Lodge and the United Mine Workers of America. Billie will be very sadly missed by his wife, children, family and all those that knew him.
Billie was preceded in death by his parents; grandchildren, Kelsey Stewart, and Justin Mowery.
He is survived by his wife, Jackie (James) Mowery; children, Billy (Renee) Mowery, of Jasonville, Jeff Mowery of Lyons, Bobby (CharLene) Mowery of Jasonville, Kelly (Rick) Pickett of Linton, Catha (Mike) Stewart of Lewis and step-son Jason Moore of Sullivan. Also surviving are grandchildren, Cory and Joshua Samm, Chastity Spade, Jessica Pickett, Jonathon Pickett, Kimberly Stewart, Kensi Stewart, Kolby Stewart and Jordan Mowery; great-grandchildren, Kendall, Connor, Taylor, Rhylan, Addyson, Kayson, and Camden; sister, Helen "Sis" Mowery of Jasonville; brothers, Bob (Ann) Mowery of Vicksburg, Don (Jeanie) Mowery of Vicksburg and Jerry (Margaret) Mowery of Linton.
A private celebration of life will be held at a later date.
Memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society in Billie's name
Arrangements are under the direction of Simple Cremations and Burials of Clinton.
Please join Billie's family in sharing memories, Photos and videos of his through his tribute wall at www.SimpleCremationsAndBurials.com.