Billie Jean Dennis, 91, of Richardson, Texas formally of Gainesville passed away on January 17, 2020 in Richardson, TX. Funeral service will be held at 10:00 AM, Tuesday, January 21, 2020 at Meador Funeral Home Chapel in Gainesville with Dr. Benny Slack officiating. Interment will follow at Fairview Cemetery in Gainesville. A time of visitation will be held for friends and family from 6:00 PM to 7:00 PM, Monday, January 20, 2020 at the funeral home.
Billie was born on August 6, 1927 in Hardy, TX. Billie married Dale Dennis on July 17, 1948. Billie worked as a Senior Teller/Cashier for First State Bank for many years. Billie loved her family very much and she cared for them as well as everybody she met. She never met a stranger and loved getting to know people. Billie loved to travel; she was a fabulous cook. Billie loved to cross stitch and crotchet. She loved to spend time playing 42 with her friends from the Stanford House. She was a longtime member of the First Baptist Church in Gainesville.
Billie is survived by her son Bobby Dennis and his wife Brooke of Austin, TX; grandson Austin Dennis of Austin, TX; and great-grandson Andy Dennis of Austin, TX as well as many nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents, husband Dale Dennis and all of her 8 brothers and sisters