Billy Furl Pemberton

Billy Furl PembertonBilly Furl Pemberton was born in Lone Jack, Missouri, on September 25, 1932. He moved to

Ridgecrest, California, in 1999, where he passed away on August 12, 2021.

Billy retired as a

TSGT from the United States Air Force in 1972, where he served for 21 years as an Airframe Repair

Technician specializing in sheet metal fabrications. He then, went on to work for 17 years as a HVAC Technician. He was known for being a huge Kansas City Chiefs fan and he primarily wore KC Chiefs Attire during his retirement years. Billy enjoyed football and

baseball, but most of all he loved God, and spending time with his family and friends.

He is preceded in death by his wife Judy Marie Bink Pemberton; brothers Clyde and James Pemberton;

sisters Grace Pemberton Saylor, Edna Pemberton Marble, Viola Pemberton Arrington, Nancy Pemberton Rogers, and Mary Pemberton Hale. He is survived by his daughters, Dawna (Fred) Lawlis from Tehachapi; Pam (Daniel) Grattan from Ridgecrest, and Dee Pemberton (Robert

Boudreau Jr.) from Merced; sister, Ramona Pemberton Kennedy from Auburn; seven grandchildren and twelve great grandchildren. Visitation is at Holland and Lyons Chapel on Thursday, August 19 th , 4:00 to 5:00 p.m. Services will be held at Leroy Jackson Park,

Ridgecrest, on Friday, August 20 th at 10:00 a.m. please bring a lawn chair if you wish to sit.

Graveside services to follow at Desert Memorial Park. In lieu of flowers donations can be made

to: Immanuel Baptist Church.

Story First Published: 2021-08-20