Sunday, July 23, 1944 - Monday, June 13, 2022
Mr. Billy Joe Alberson of Enterprise passed away Monday, June 13, 2022 at Southeast Health from injuries sustained in an automobile accident. He was 77.
Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Friday, June 17, 2022 in the chapel of Sorrells Funeral Home in Slocomb with Rev. Johnny Bryant and Rev. Joey Turman officiating. Burial will follow in the Wesley Chapel Church Cemetery with Sorrells Funeral Home of Slocomb directing.
The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Friday beginning at 10:00 a.m. and continuing until service time.
In lieu of flowers the family request that contributions be made to Samaritan’s Purse, PO Box 3000, Boone, NC 28607 in Mr. Alberson’s memory.
Billy Joe was born July 23, 1944 in Geneva County to the late Joe Hill and Peggy Williams Alberson. Mr. Alberson married the love of his life, Barbara Russell Alberson, June 16, 1965. He worked for 36 years at Fort Rucker in Civil Service. He was an avid outdoors man who had a gift for landscaping. He was a loving husband, father, and Papa, who will be dearly missed.
In addition to his parents, his sister, Alma Sue Alberson, preceded him in death.
Survivors include his wife of 57 years, Barbara Russell Alberson; daughters: Vanessa Reid (Jim), Storie Atkins (Mark), and Tonya Strahan; grandchildren: Hailey Hunter, Courtney Ariola (Cody), Kaitlyn Wiseman, Sophia Atkins, Marley and Lane Strahan; great-grandchildren: Bella Mingledorff, Caden Wiseman, and Blayke Moebius; brother, Harold Alberson; numerous nieces, nephews and other extended family and friends.