June 7, 1938 – March 21, 2023
Billy Wayne McCullough, 84, of Tylertown, died March 21, 2023, at the Wesley Medical Center. He was born June 7, 1938, in Oxford to Doss and Ida McCullough.
A graveside service was March 23, 2023, at Oral Cemetery with Bro. Everett Broome officiating .
He was a restaurant manager for Morrison Cafeteria and upon retirement owned a dairy farm for many years. He was a member of Oral Missionary Baptist Church. He enjoyed working on the farm, gardening, and watching Ole Miss ballgames.
He was preceded in death by his parents Doss Edward McCullough; mother Ida Irene Bowles McCullough; siblings Opal, Kenneth, D.E., and Ruby Lynn.
Survivors include his wife of 47 years Sue Fortenberry McCullough; children Amanda McCullough Saizan of Tylertown, James Wayne (Amanda) McCullough of Terry, and Kim McCullough of Brandon; three grandchildren Anayah Saizan, Jay McCullough, and Shelby Leach; four great grandchildren; and one sister Sue Smith of Atlanta, GA.
In lieu of flowers donations may be made to Oral Missionary Baptist Church, 256 Oral Church Road, Tylertown, MS 39667.
Hartman Hughes Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements. An online guestbook may be signed at www.hartmanhughesfuneralhome.com