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Bill Roundtree

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Funeral service for Bill Roundtree, 72, of the Greenpond Community will be conducted at 2 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 25, at Murray-Orwosky Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Verne Hawkins and Gary Roundtree officiating.


A military graveside service, under the Hopkins County Military Coalition, will follow at Greenpond Cemetery. Serving as pallbearers will be Don Roundtree, Gary Roundtree, John Paul Roundtree, Bill Alexander, Keith Schuler, George Crowley and Daniel “Boone” Lowrie. Honorary pallbearers will be Darrell Dodd, Jerry Dodd and Anson Lowrie. 

Visitation will be from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 24, at Murray-Orwosky Funeral Home.

  Mr. Roundtree died Tuesday morning, October 23, at his residence.

Bill Roundtree was born in Commerce on Jan. 27, 1940, the son of Lawrence Wheeler Roundtree and Clysta Grace (Alexander) Roundtree.

He married Jackie White Dodd in Tahlequah, Okla., on April 6, 2011; she survives. 

Mr. Roundtree was a commercial construction superintendent. He was of the Baptist faith. He was retired from the U.S. Air Force.

  Other survivors include two daughters, Donna Lynn Pearce Thursby and husband, William, of Cedar Hill and Amy Liggett of Pennsylvania; grandchildren Sage Liggett, Jacob Liggett, Jessica Wooldridge, Stephen Hotz and Michael Hotz; and great-granddaughter Jaylin Hope Carpenter.

He was preceded in death by a daughter, Diana Gail Hotz; sister Jeanine Lowrie; and four brothers, Luie Vernon Roundtree, Roy William Roundtree, Billie Wallace Roundtree and Paul Olan Roundtree.

Arrangements are under the direction of Murray-Orwosky Funeral Home.

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