William L. “Billy” Towles Sr.

Published 8:41 am Friday, April 1, 2022

William L. “Billy” Towles Sr. passed away on March 22 at the age of 79. Mr. Towles led an adventurous, busy and fulfilling life. He has visited 49 states, five continents and 36 different countries. “Billy” served in the U.S. Army from 1961-1963 being stationed in Germany. After military service he attended the University of Mississippi, graduating in 1968. Mr. Towles spent over 25 years with Bunge Corporation, retiring as a Vice President in St. Louis. Mr. Towles spent his remaining years in Batesville. Mr. Towles is survived by his sister, two sons, six grandchildren and three great grandchildren.