Bennie Bilyeu was born June 7, 1928 in Akins Community, Oklahoma the son of Ben and Katie (Huckelby) Bilyeu. He was married to Maggie Faye Riggs on May 10, 1949 in Van Buren, Arkansas. She preceded him in death on August 1, 2002 in Vian, Oklahoma. Mr. Bilyeu passed this life on May 22, 2017 in Sallisaw, Oklahoma at the age of 88.
He leaves to mourn his passing:
1 daughter: Delores Cheater of Sallisaw, OK
2 sons: John Bilyeu of Sallisaw, OK and Norvan Dale Bilyeu of Sallisaw, OK
several grandchildren and great grandchildren
several nieces, nephews, cousins other relatives and friends
He was preceded in death by his parents, Ben and Katie Bilyeu; wife, Maggie Bilyeu; 2 daughters, Dorothy Nguyen and Ladonna Ridenour; and 2 sons, Bobby and Benny Bilyeu
Graveside service is Thursday, May 25, 2017 at 10 am at Seabolt Cemetery under the direction of Agent Mallory Martin Funeral Home.
Viewing is Wednesday from 10 am - 8 pm at Agent Mallory Martin Funeral Home in Sallisaw.
Active Pallbearers are David Barker, Dewayne Barker, Gary Barker, Shuford Barker, Zach Barker, and Brandon Barker
Honorary Pallbearers are Jim Henson, Greg Walters, and all his grandsons