A funeral service for William Davis “Billy” Fontenot, 52, of Nederland will be held Thursday, August 11, at 3:00 p.m. in the Claybar Funeral Home Chapel in Bridge City. Visitation will begin at 1:00 p.m Thursday prior to the service.

Billy was born July 21, 1959 in Orange, and passed away Aug. 7, at his residence in Nederland.

A former longtime resident of Bridge City, he attended Freedom Christian Fellowship Church in Nederland and worked in the pool maintenance business for many years.

He is preceded in death by his parents, Beuford and Lillie Mae Fontenot and his brother, Hulen Fontenot.

Billy is survived by his sister, Shelia Vaughan of Orange; brother, Gordon Fontenot of Beaumont; four nieces and nephews; and 14 great nieces and nephews.