Billy Reed Trusty

February 7, 1927March 9, 2018

Billy Trusty,

Passed away Friday, March 9th at the age of 91.Billy retired from Memphis Light Gas and Water after 27 years of dedicated service. In 1950 he was called to the Korean War where he did one year stateside and one year in Germany where he was ranked as a Corporal. He is preceded in death by his wife, Maxine Trusty and his first born daughter, Sara Ruth. Billy is survived by his three daughters Janet Slover (Steve), Sandra McNinch (Ricky), and Donna Bell (Dewayne), two granddaughters and two great greatgrandchildren. Services will be held at Memphis Funeral Home and Memorial Gardens on Friday, March 16th at 2:00pm with visitation to be held an hour prior. In lieu of flowers the family request that donations be offered to Olive Branch First Baptist Church.


  • Maxine Trusty, Wife
  • Sara Ruth, Daughter
  • Janet Slover (Steve), Daughter
  • Sandra McNinch (Ricky), Daughter
  • Donna Bell (Dewayne), Daughter
  • He also leaves two granddaughters and two great grandchildren.

  • Olive Branch First Baptist Church


  • Visitation Friday, March 16, 2018
  • Funeral Service Friday, March 16, 2018

Billy Reed Trusty

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Linda Orsburn

March 12, 2018

I knew Trusty for many years. Very fun loving and was a family man. He loved his daughters, Sandra, Janet, and Donna very much. He will be missed.