DEXTER - Billy L. Brinson, 79, died June 3, 2006, at his home.
Born Sept. 12, 1926, in Detroit, son of the late William and Irene Tucker Brinson, for many years he owned and operated Van Auto Glass Company in St. Louis. He was former Master of Itaska Masonic Lodge 420, a member of the Dexter Masonic Lodge 352 and a member of the Dexter Presbyterian Church.
On Oct. 27, 1945, in Essex, he was united in marriage to Helen M. Mekan who survives of the home.
In addition to his wife, survivors include: two sisters, Jean O'Donnell of Wimberly, Texas and Virginia Lister of Lohman.
Visitation is from 10:30 a.m. until time of services at 1:30 p.m. Tuesday at the Rainey-Mathis Funeral Chapel in Dexter. The Rev. Thomas Bass will officiate.
Burial will follow in the Dexter Cemetery.