SIKESTON -- Billy Newton Carroll, 79, died May 18, 2007, at Missouri Delta Medical Center.
Born June 3, 1927, in Scott County, to the late Clarence and Maggie Branum Carroll, he was a U.S. Army veteran having served as a tank operator. He worked for the Missouri State Highway Department as an area supervisor for 42 years before his retirement.
On Nov. 6, 1948, he married Ila Mae Fowler who survives of the home.
Other survivors include: one daughter, Pamela Jean Carroll of Springfield; and one brother, J.W. Carroll of Springfield.
A private interment is planned at the Missouri Veterans Cemetery in Bloomfield under the direction of Ponder Funeral Home.