William “Bill” Henry Threlkeld passed away October 19, 2022, at Mountain Home, Arkansas. He was born June 6, 1938, in Koshkonong, Missouri to Henry and Clara (Hampton) Threlkeld. September 14, 1969, Bill married the love of his life, Barbara (Paynter) in Kansas City, Missouri. Bill and Barbara were married for 53 years and during this union they brought into this world two children, Theresa and Billy.
Bill was a truck driver for over 30 years and retired from Yellow Freight in 2008, but he had been a farmer all of his life. He started farming at a very young age and never stopped. He enjoyed farming with his wife and daughter very much. He loved spending time with his family and friends. There was never a dull moment around Bill and once you got to talking to Bill you couldn’t get away. Everyone loved Bill and enjoyed being around him. He will be greatly missed by all that knew him.
Bill is survived by his loving wife Barbara, one daughter Theresa, husband Steve Wiggs; one son Billy; three grandchildren Tyler (Kyndal) Wiggs, Dylan Wiggs, and Lynsey Wiggs; one great- grandson Dayten Wiggs; along with numerous other family and friends.
He was preceded in death by his parents; one infant sister; one sister Shirley Roberts and three brothers Jay, Bob, and Harry Threlkeld.
Bill will be remembered for his smile that was always on his face and for the way he loved to talk to everyone. He might be gone but he will never be forgotten.
Funeral services for William “Bill” Threlkeld, age 84, of Koshkonong, Missouri, will be held on Sunday, 23, 2022, at 2:00 p.m. at the Carter Funeral Home Chapel in Thayer, Missouri. Visitation will be Saturday 22, 2022, 6:00 – 8:00 p.m. at Carter Funeral Home Chapel, Thayer, Missouri.
Interment will be on Sunday, 23, 2022, in Bridges Cemetery, Koshkonong Missouri with services under the direction of Carter Funeral Home, Inc. in Thayer, Missouri.