Billy E. Brantley Jr.

Billy E. Brantley Jr., 63, went home to be with the Lord on Nov. 4, 2019 after a year long battle with cancer.

A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m., Saturday, Nov. 16 at Bethany Baptist Church in New Brockton.

Billy is a former resident of New Brockton and a 1974 graduate of New Brockton High School. He is a resident of Plant City, Fla. where he lived with his loving wife and soul mate, Laurie whom he loved, adored and cherished very much.

Billy served in the United States Navy before becoming a police officer in New Brockton then moved to Montgomery and worked there on the police force. He moved to Hollywood Fla., in 1982 and was a police officer there until he retired. He moved to Plant City and worked with the State of Florida as an Insurance fraud investigator until he retired from there in 2018.

He is survived by his wife, Laurie; his mother, Mary Brantley of New Brockton; his children; sisters; grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.