BRAZIL- Byron Millard Halfhill, 82, passed away Monday, Dec. 25, 2017, at Regional Hospital in Terre Haute, following an accident at home. He was born in Bowling Green, on Feb. 10, 1935, to the late Carl and Florence (Greenwood) Halfhill.
Byron graduated from Bowling Green High School and served his country in the United States Army. He married Florence Dickison on Aug. 12, 1961, they were members of the Community Missionary Church. Mr. Halfhill retired from IBM after 31 years of service.
Byron was a member of the the Masonic Lodge, and loved spending time with family and friends. In his spare time he enjoyed camping, mowing grass, hunting, fishing, watching cowboy shows, as well as watching and playing basketball.
He was preceded in death by his son, Byron Halfhill Jr.; brothers, Donald "Max" Halfhill, Gene Halfhill, Ovid "Dub" Halfhill; sister, Berly Ruth Morand.
Survivors include his wife, Florence Halfhill, Brazil; son, Steve (Lisa Jo) Halfhill, Clay City; daughter, Kimberly (Joe) Garza, Terre Haute; daughter-in-law, Lisa Faye Halfhill, Brazil; brother, Clyde (Effie Louise) Halfhill, Brazil; sisters, Lucille Morlan, Brazil, Linda Schiele, Bowling Green, Carlene (Eddie) Dickison, Brazil; grandchildren, Kristi (Joel) Campbell, Eric Halfhill, Valerie Garza, Joey Garza, Nick Garza and Skyler Halfhill; great-grandchildren, Chase, Brilynn, Addison Campbell, and Gatlen Halfhill
Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 30, 2017, at Moore Funeral Home in Brazil, with Pastor Kenny Thomas officiating, and burial with military honors to follow at Summit Lawn Cemetery. The family will accept friends for visitation on Friday from 4 to 8 p.m., and again on Saturday from 10 a.m. until services. Memorial contributions may be made to the Community Missionary Church Missions, envelopes will be made available at the funeral home. Online condolences may be expressed at: www.moorefuneralhomes.com
Published on December 26, 2017