Name:    Billie Wallace Roundtree

From:  The Wilson County News, Floresville, Texas
Date:  Tuesday, August 7, 2001

WOLFE CITY - Billie W. Roundtree, 78, of Wolfe City died Saturday at Baylor Medical Center in Dallas. Services are at 10 a.m. today at R. W. Owens & Son Funeral Chapel in Wolfe City with Dwight Gardner and Gary Roundtree officiating. Burial will be at Mt. Carmel Cemetery in Wolfe City.

He was born May 21, 1923, in Hunt County to Lawrence W. and Clysta Grace Alexander. He married Martha Cavasos who preceded him in death in 1994. Mr. Roundtree was an Army Air Force veteran of World War II. He was a retired construction contractor and a member of West Main Church of Christ in Wolfe City.

He is survived by two daughters, Fay Russell of Midland and Sandra Gatlin of Wolfe City; one step-son, Joe Cavasos of Paris; two brothers, Paul Roundtree of Wolfe City and  William Roundtree of Cumby; one sister, Jeanine Lowrie of Cumby; four grandchildren, Lee Gatlin and David Gatlin of Wolfe City and Billy Luke Russell and Tina Russell of Midland and two great-grandchildren.

Pallbearers will be Larry Roundtree, Gary Roundtree, John Paul Roundtree, Reese Lowrie, Don Roundtree, Kenny Lowrie, Daniel Lowrie, Rodney Lowrie and Jim Roundtree.