Billy Joe Bland son of George William and Edith Melvina (Hall) Bland was born February 7, 1961 in Muldrow, OK and departed this life on September 8, 2016 in Stilwell, OK at the age of 55 years, 7 months and 1 day.
He worked as a pump man for Georges Processing Company. He always enjoyed a great time spent with friends and family.
Billy was preceded in death by his father; George Bland, brother; Bobby Bland, paternal grandparents; W.P. and Beatrice Bland, maternal grandparents; George and Laura Hall and nephew; CJ Bland.
He is survived by a very loving family that includes his mother; Edith Melvina Bland of Stilwell, OK, brother; Randy Bland and wife Pam of Dewey, OK, sisters; Deborah Peterson of Riverton, WY, Brenda Burr, Dorinda Gillaspy and husband Bobby all of Stilwell, OK, sister in law; Linda Pickle and husband Mike of Keota, Ok. Nephews; Robert, Jack, Mark and Scotty, Nieces; Jennifer, May and Kendra, several great nieces and nephews, other relatives and many friends also survive him.
1:00 p.m., Monday, September 12, 2016
Ewing Chapel Cemetery