NEW ROCHELLE, NY -- William Henry Billups, III affectionately known as BILL, departed this life December 16, 2015. Born to William H. Billups, Jr. and Pauline (Brown) Billups July 7,1932 in New Rochelle where he graduated High School as an exceptional athlete and then received his degree from Morgan State University and was inducted into the New Rochelle Hall of Fame. Married to Elayne H. Billups who survives. Retired a manager from the Exxon Corp, also survived by a daughter from a former marriage, Jina Pearce (Sheldon), four grandchildren and others. Predeceased by his parents, a daughter, Jill Beltran, several brothers and sisters.
Memorial Services Saturday, January 9, 2016 1:00 PM Scarsdale Community Baptist Church, 61 Popham Road, Scarsdale, NY 10538. Arrangements Barney T. McClanahan Funeral Home,Inc.