Billy Ray Holland Jr.
Billy Ray Holland Jr., 46, of Orange, died Sunday, April 11, 2010, at his home. Funeral services will be at 11 a.m., Wednesday, April 14, at Claybar Funeral Home Chapel in Orange. Burial will follow at Hillcrest Memorial Gardens near Bridge City. Visitation will be held one hour prior to the service on Wednesday.
Born in Tyler on Aug. 4, 1963, Billy was the son of Billy Ray Holland Sr. and Louella (Duhon) Holland. He worked for S and R Auto Sales as a mechanic for 12 years.
Billy is survived by his wife, Debbie Holland of Orange; son, Billy Ray Holland III of Baldwyn, Miss.; daughter, Jessica Nicole Hernandez of Orange; and stepdaughter, Linda Wright. He is also survived by his eight grandchildren; four brothers, Rick, Terry and Brian Holland of Orange and Mark Holland of Abilene; three sisters, Telesa Gauthier of New Orleans, La., Becky Gaught of Dallas and Pamela Laverne of Bridge City; and many hearts he’s touched in the 46 years he was here. He will be missed greatly.