Billy Edgar Apple, 81, of Little Rock went to be with the Lord on Friday, August 22, 2014. He was born September 5, 1932 in Salado, to the late Hubert S. Apple and May Manuel Apple. He was retired from the Small Business Administration as a disaster loan officer. He was a long time member and deacon at Immanuel Baptist Church.
He was preceded in death by his parents; wife, Margaret Juanita Apple; brothers, Dale Apple and Clifton Apple.
He is survived by his spouse, Mina Lynn Lipford Apple; daughters, Cara J. Gist of Mabelvale and Chandra A. Caulder of Bryant; grandchildren: Danny Bartlett of Shreveport, Louisiana, Billy Bartlett of Texarkana, Cassie Rowland of Hensley, and Seth Gist of Mabelvale; great-grandchildren: Kaleigh Bartlett, Kiyah Bartlett, and Kross Bartlett of Texarkana and Christina Bartlett and Dylan Bartlett of Shreveport.
Funeral services will be 2 p.m., Monday, August 25, at Roller-Drummond Funeral Home, 10900 Interstate 30, Little Rock, Arkansas 72209 (501) 455-5800 with Pastor Rick Jaggers and Bro. Billy Bartlett officiating. Interment will follow at Pinecrest Memorial Park.
Family will receive friends one hour prior to service at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made American Heart Association, P.O. Box 841125, Dallas, Texas 75284 or American Diabetes Association, 320 Executive Court, Suite 104, Little Rock, Arkansas 72205.
Online guestbook: www.rollerfuneralhomes.com/drummond