Billy Joe Boyster

Billy J. Boyster Sr., 60, of Sparta, IL, passed away on Saturday, February 10, 2018 at Kindred Hospital in St. Louis, MO. He was born on June 21, 1957 in Pana, IL, the son of the late Daniel and Ola (Metcalf) Boyster. Billy and Karla Huey were united in marriage on October 31, 1981 in Sparta, IL. She survives. Billy proudly served in the United States Army. He was a member of Loyalty Missionary Baptist Church in Sparta, IL

Billy is survived by his wife, Karla Boyster of Sparta, IL; two daughters, Kari (Shane Dayton) Boyster of Sparta, IL, and Alyssa Boyster of Sparta, IL; one son, Billy Boyster Jr. of St. Charles, MO; six sisters, Geretta (Tom) Botkin of Boss, MO, Mary Farmer of Coulterville, IL, Marie (Tom) Raney of Coulterville, IL, Dani Russell of Linton, IN, Betty Stringfellow of Lucedale, MS, and Alice (Les) Vanlandingham of Water Valley, MS; two brothers, Donnie Volner of Sparta, IL, and David (Chris) Boyster of Clarmin, IL; two grandchildren, Elias Boyster and Avory Jo Dayton; and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends

Billy is preceded in death by his parents, grandparents, seven brothers Ronnie, Oscar, Estol Volner, Daniel Jr., Everett, Dennis and Les Boyster, and one sister Wilma Tyler

Funeral Services will be held at 11 a.m. on Wednesday, February 14, 2018 at Loyalty Missionary Baptist Church in Eden, IL. Pastor Tom Foster will be officiating

Friends may call from 5 to 8 p.m. on Tuesday, February 13, 2018 at Loyalty Missionary Baptist Church and on Wednesday from 9 a.m. until the hour of service at the Church

Interment will be at Marissa City Cemetery with Military Honors

Memorials may be given to the Family for Their Wishes