William T. “Bill” Marshall, 87, of Connersville, went home to be with the Lord Saturday, June 11, 2022 at his home.
He was born March 30, 1935 in Franklin County, Indiana, the son of Sam Marshall, Sr. and Violet Bowles Marshall.
On September 11, 1954, he was married in Franklin County to Charlene Lykins, and soon after that, they came to Connersville for residence. Mrs. Marshall passed away on August 8, 2019.
In 1961, Bill was employed as a firefighter for the City of Connersville, retiring as a Master Firefighter in 1982. Bill had also served as Deputy Sheriff for Fayette County.
He was a member of the Blooming Grove Family Worship Church.
In his leisure, he enjoyed fishing, traveling, and going to White’s Sale Barn. Bill was a Godly man who loved the Lord and enjoyed attending church. Musically inclined, he loved worshiping the Lord through song with his guitar.
Survivors include a daughter, Tina M. Hyden of Connersville; seven grandchildren, Staci A. (Carroll) Bragg of North Carolina, Ryan D. (Kimberly) Marshall of New Guinea, Jason A. Marshall, Dustin S. (Sarah) Marshall, Meagan N. (Josh) Cooksey, Tyler N. Trent, and Taylor M. Hyden, all of Connersville; numerous great and great-great grandchildren; two sisters, Cora Crawford of Laurel and Letha Lykins of Everton; three brothers, Tom (Judy) Marshall of Everton, Tim (Barb) Marshall of Brookville, and Sam Marshall of Florida; and a number of nieces, nephews, and cousins.
Besides his wife, he was preceded in death by two sons, Bill Marshall, Jr. and David Marshall; two brothers, Joe Marshall and Mike Marshall; and a sister, Mary Marshall.
Services will be conducted by Reverend Trevor Abernathy at 10:00 a.m. Saturday, June 18, 2022 at the Blooming Grove Family Worship Church where friends may call from 4:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. Friday at the church. Burial will be in Dale Cemetery. Miller, Moster, Robbins Funeral Home has been entrusted with the arrangements.
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