Associates

  • Billy M Robison

    General Manager

    Billy Robison is the general manager of Lloyd James Funeral Home. A licensed funeral director and embalmer, he has been in the funeral industry for more than 30 years, serving in roles from funeral director and embalmer to owner, before serving in his current role.

    Billy and his wife have been married since the early 1980s. They have 2 daughters and enjoy camping and spending time with family and friends.

  • Sam J Billings

    Funeral Director

    Sam grew up all over Texas before his family finally settled down in Tyler. After graduating from Robert E. Lee High School, Sam went on to complete a bachelor's degree in business administration at the University of Texas at Arlington. Many years in technology and medical sales followed before Sam was introduced to the funeral services industry. This led to Sam acquiring his associate's degree from the Dallas Institute of Funeral Service.

    Sam makes a difference in the lives of each family he serves by focusing on their needs and providing compassion, understanding and exceptional service.

    He has been married to his wife since 1991 and together they have 1 son and 2 daughters. In his spare time, Sam enjoys activities with his family, any and all sports—especially tennis—and hanging out with friends.