Billy Lee Sly
Billy Lee Sly
  • August 5, 1934 - December 26, 2017
  • Newburgh, Indiana

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Bill Sly, 83 of Evansville, passed away Tuesday, December 26, 2017 at Newburgh Health Care. He was born August 5, 1934 in Hatfield, IN to the late Howard Sly and Emma (Jones) Truckey.
He was a graduate of Central High School and a member of Christian Fellowship Church. He was employed with and retired from Emge Packing Company. Bill was very proud of his family and he loved spending time with them. He was a people person and never met a stranger.
Bill was preceded in death by a brother, Robert Sly.
He is survived by his wife of 63 years, Jo Ann (Holmes) Sly; sons, Randall (Judy) and Robert Sly; daughter, Ann (Doug) Lancaster, and grandchildren, Charles Sly, Katie (Greg) Taylor and Emily Lancaster.
The family would like to thank the staff at Newburgh Healthcare for their quality of care.
A Funeral Service will be 12:00PM, Saturday, December 30, 2017 at Alexander North Chapel, 4200 Stringtown Road, officiated by Rev. Cliff Herring with burial in Alexander Memorial Park. Friends may visit Saturday from 10:00AM to service time at the funeral home.
Memorial contributions may be made to Christian Fellowship Church. Condolences may be made online at