BILLY JOE RAGAN, 79, Oneonta, died Jan. 7, 2020. He served with the U.S. Air Force and was a member of Union Hill Baptist Church. Predeceasing him were parents Lunie and Era Mae Simmons Ragan and brother Lee Ragan.
Surviving are wife Debbie Ragan; children Angie (Trent) Martin, Rangeley (Darrin) Paris; four grandchildren; two great-grandchildren and one on the way; mother-in-law Barbara Bean.
Bill Barnett officiated the 1:30 p.m. service held Jan. 9 at Union Hill Baptist Church. Burial followed at Oak Hill Cemetery with Aaron Martin, Cameron Cox, Ryan Montgomery, Tyler Montgomery, Chris McCaghren, and Scott McCaghren serving as pallbearers. Honorary pallbearers were Durwood Sims, Tony Pope, Joe Dunkin, and Johnny Walker. Lemley Funeral Home and Crematory directed.