Billy Douglas Welch




Walhalla, SC — Billy Douglas Welch, 76, husband of the late Laura Jean Lee Welch, of 638 Campbell Town Road, Walhalla passed away Friday, July 31, 2020, at Baptist Easley Hospital.


A native of Walhalla, SC, Mr. Welch was the son of the late William Vance and Roxy Ramey Welch. He retired from Schlumberger and was a veteran of United States Air Force. Mr. Welch attended Grace Baptist Church.


Mr. Welch is survived by his daughter: Jill Smith (Brent); son: Andy Jones; brother: Vance Welch; sisters: Eunice Garner, Helen Fricks, Gail Kelley, Mildred Broderick, and Linda Alexander; grandchildren: Dalton, Anna, Ashleigh, Avery, and Abigail; and great-grandaughter: Remington.


In addition to his wife and parents, Mr. Welch was preceded in death by his brother: Danny Hughes; and sisters: Brenda Bates and Fran Davis.


A graveside service will be conducted at 11:00 AM, Monday, August 3, 2020, at Evergreen Memorial Gardens.


Flowers are accepted.


The family is at their respective homes.

Davenport Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.