William “Bill” Arthur Sechrest was received into the arms of Our Heavenly Father on Thursday, Dec. 10, 2015, in Deer Park, Texas.
He was born March 17, 1930, in Chattahoochie, Fla., to John Clay and Minnie Lee Sechrest.
After graduation from Gadsden County High School, Bill joined and proudly served his country in the United States Air Force. A year before his service ended, he married the love of his life, Jacqueline Mae Morris. Bill graduated from Florida State University with a degree in finance. In 2009, after a successful and varied career, he retired from Lakeside National Bank in Rockwall.
Bill is survived by his wife of 62 years, Jackie Sechrest; three children, Marsha, Arthur, and Mark; grandson Matthew; granddaughter Samantha; and great-granddaughters Henley and Sadie.
Graveside services were held at 2 p.m., Monday, Dec. 14, in Rest Haven Memorial Park with Pastor Steve Swofford officiating.
The family received friends Sunday afternoon at Resthaven Funeral Home from 3 to 5 p.m.
Condolences may be made at www.resthavenfuneral.com and www.heraldbanner.com.
Published on  December 18, 2015