William Harvey "Billy" Draper, Jr.



Reidsville, NC

William Harvey “Billy” Draper, Jr., 61, of 9710 US Hwy 158 West Reidsville, NC went to be with the Lord Tuesday April 4, 2017 at his home.
Funeral services will be conducted 11:00 AM Saturday April 8, 2017 at Fairview Baptist Church. Burial will be in the church cemetery.
A native of Rockingham County, he was a son of the late William H. and Carrie Lea Dabbs Draper and had lived in Rockingham County his entire life. A retired road crew supervisor with North Carolina Department of Transportation, he was a member of Fairview Baptist Church. Billy enjoyed hunting, fishing, grilling and anything to do with the outdoors. He was a former softball coach of the women’s and the youth softball teams, and he played on the men’s team at Fairview Baptist Church. Billy was preceded in death by a daughter: Jamie Lynn Draper and a sister Brenda Gayle Draper.
Survivors include: his wife: Diane Davis Draper of the home, a son: William Harvey Draper, III of the home, a daughter: April Renee Draper and Fiancé Robert K. Brown of the home, grandsons: Mathew Tracy Draper and Peyton Shane Brown, brother: Robert Lee “Bobby” Draper of Reidsville, and a sister: Hilda D. Talley and husband Keith of Reidsville.
Memorials may be sent to: Fairview Baptist Church Playground Fund 2531 Flat Rock Rd. Reidsville, NC 27320.
The family will see friends 6:00 till 8:00 P.M. Friday April 7, 2017 at Citty Funeral Home and at other times will be at the residence.
Online condolences may be sent to: www.cittyfh.com