William Hueitt “Bill” Black, 66, of Benton went home to be with his heavenly father on Friday, January 18. He was born October 17, 1946 in Little Rock to Hueitt and Annabel Black. Bill was retired from Alcoa and spent his time helping out and playing golf at Longhills Golf Course in Benton. He was a member of First Baptist Church in Benton where he served as an usher. He was preceded in death by his parents, Hueitt and Annabel Black and his daughter, Lorie Lynn Black.
He is survived by his daughter, Mistie Black Oswalt, his grandchildren, Laci Lea and Luke Larsen, special friends whom he considered family, Lea Landers, Jim and Jonell Mallory, Steve, Lisa, Brice, Todd, Meagan and Beckett McGuire.
Funeral services will be 10 a.m. Tuesday Jan. 22, in Selph Hall at First Baptist Church with burial at New Rosemont Cemetery with Dr. Rick Grant Officiating. Pallbearers: Philip Johnson, Bud Busken, Bruce Pennington, Cole Faust, Mack McCall, Doug Kidd. Honorary Pallbearers: Justin Tittle, Ryan Larsen, Todd McGuire, Brice McGuire, Steve McGuire, Dr. Russell Burton.
Visitation will be from 6 to 7 p.m. Monday, Jan. in Selph Hall at First Baptist Church.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to First Baptist Church or Saline Memorial Hospice in memory of Bill.
Online guest book: www.ashbyfuneralhome.com