William Henry "Billy" Silvea of Lexington died April 12


William Henry “Billy” Silvea of Lexington passed away peacefully Wednesday, April 12, 2017.

Mr. Silvea was born in Lexington on Oct. 4, 1945, to George Pendleton Silvea Sr. and Mary Wilhelm Silvea.

Mr. Silvea was preceded in death by his first wife, Betty Tyree Silvea; second wife, Diana Lewando Silvea; brothers, George Pendleton Silvea Jr., Harvey Silvea, Charles Silvea and Johnny Silvea; and sister, Laura Elizabeth Hostetter.

Mr. Silvea is survived by a son, Eric Silvea and wife Kim of Lexington, daughter, Emily McAllister and husband Todd of Crozet; aunt, Annie Bowen and husband Russ; and numerous cousins.

The family will conduct a private burial at a later date. 

Arrangements are being handled by Bolling, Grose, & Lotts Funeral Home and Cremation Services.


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