Billy M. Lewis, 72, of Lampasas died March 10, 2020 at Spring Oaks Nursing and Rehab.

Graveside funeral service with military honors will be March 13 at 2 p.m. in Oak Hill Cemetery. Sneed Funeral Chapel has charge of arrangements.

Billy was born Jan. 25, 1948 in Stamford, Texas to Louise Lewis, and she was married to Marvin Gober.

Billy served in the U.S. Army for 22 years and retired as a sergeant first class. He then worked for the U.S. Postal Service for about 15 years and retired.

He loved hunting and fishing and all sports.

He married Ruby J. Allen and had lived in this area for 19 years. He was a member of the Baptist faith.

He is survived by his wife, Ruby Lewis, and daughter, Rhonda Layton.

Billy was preceded in death by a brother, Jerry Gober, and by his sister, Melba Allen.