Billy Joe Wilhoit Sr., age 81 of LaFollette had a Home going on Saturday August 24, 2019. He was a member of Heaven’s View Missionary Baptist Church.

Mr. Wilhoit was preceded in death by Father Bill Wilhoit, Mother Mattie Ellison, Wife Veda Huckaby Wilhoit, Grandson Anthony Wilhoit.

Survived by Sons Billy Joe Wilhoit Jr., and wife Lisa of Kentucky, Winfred Wilhoit and wife Teresa of Hiram, Florida, Daughters Melissa Wilhoit Field of LaFollette, Donna Hall of LaFollette, Sister Geneva Jean Wilhoit of LaFollette, Brothers Freddy Wilhoit and wife Ann Marie of Douglasville, GA, Edward Wilhoit and wife Sandra of Hiram, GA, 5 grandchildren.

All relatives and friends meet at Kitts cemetery in Pleasant Ridge at 12:00 pm on Monday August 26, 2019 for a graveside service and interment with Rev. James R. Kenny Gillum officiating.

The family has entrusted the care of Billy Joe Wilhoit, Sr. to Martin Wilson Funeral Home (Where families matter most)

Mr. Wilhoit’s guestbook may be viewed at