Billy C. Tosh age 86 went to his heavenly home on Feb. 9th surrounded by his family. Billy was a wonderful husband to his wife Shirley of 66 years, wonderful dad to his children Mike and Donna, wonderful papa to Kevin ( Avery), best great papa to his pride and joy Abraham to whom he never let leave the house without giving him a dollar bill.
Billy was a man of few words but man of honor and integrity. He had a great work ethic which he has passed down to his children and grandson.
Billy was born June 17, 1936 to the late Benjamin and Mary Tosh. He was preceded in death by his brothers Clinton, J.C., Alvin & Edgar Tosh as well as his Daughter-in-Law, Linda Tosh.
Billy is survived by his wife of 66 years, Shirley; Son, Billy M. Tosh; Daughter, Donna Tosh; Grandson and Wife, Kevin and Avery Tosh; Great grandson, Abraham Tosh; Sisters, Margie Prillaman (Edwin), Marie Robertson, and Joyce Ross (David); Sisters-in-law, Helen Quinn, Minnie Hankins, Gladys Tosh, Juanita Tosh, Mildred Tosh; Many nieces and nephews.
Our dad enjoyed sitting on the porch in the summertime for countless hours on end talking with his friends and just throwing up his hand at all the neighbors.
Funeral Services will be conducted 2:00 P.M. Saturday at Lynch Conner Bowman Funeral Home with Kevin Tosh & Pastor John Collins officiating. Visitation will be Friday night from 6 to 8 at the funeral home and at others times at the home at 1659 Doe Run Road. Burial will be in the Hodges Lynch Family Cemetery located on Doe Run Road.
In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the Rocky Mount Church of the Brethren, 405 Tanyard Road, Rocky Mount, VA 24151
Arrangements by Lynch Conner Bowman Funeral Home, 140 Floyd Avenue, Rocky Mount, VA 24151 (540) 483-5533.