William "Billy Boy" Henry Clinkscales
February 6, 1934 - January 1, 2018
Mr. William Henry "Billy Boy" Clinkscales passed away on January 1, 2018 at Sharkey-Issaquena Hospital at the age of 83.
Mr. Clinkscales was born in Greenville, MS on February 6, 1934. He began farming when he was twenty years old and farmed for sixty years. He owned and operated Clinkscales Farms with his son W. H. Clinkscales. He was an avid hunter traveling to places such as North America, New Zealand and Alaska to hunt. He was a member of First Baptist Church of Anguilla.
He was preceded in death by his wife Beverly Jane Holmes Clinkscales; his parents F. W. Clinkscales and Vivian Vernell Clinkscales and his brother Allan Clinkscales.
He is survived by his son W. H. Clinkscales (Wendy Gail); his daughter Elizabeth Dawn Chatoney (William M.); brother, Neal Clinkscales (Shirley); grandchildren
Ashley Clinkscales and Landon Chatoney.
Services will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Thursday, January 4, 2018 at First Baptist Church of Anguilla with Rev. Jimmy Porter officiating. Visitation will be from 9:00 a.m. Thursday until the hour of the service at the church. Burial will follow in Vicklan Cemetery in Delta City, MS.
Pallbearers will be Paul Hollis, Ken Holmes, Craig Boykin, Jackie Martin, Bud Stigall and Danny Howle. Honorary pallbearers will be Buddy Hankins and Manley Washington.
Memorials may be made to First Baptist Church of Anguilla, P. O. Box 216, Anguilla, MS 38721 or St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, 262 Danny Thomas Place, Memphis, TN 38105.