William F. "Bill" Stroud, 87, of Holcomb, Mo., formerly of Marceline, Mo., died Monday, Dec. 26, 2005, at Heritage Nursing Center in Kennett.
Born May 21, 1918, at Norborne, Mo., he was a son of the late George and Flora Winfrey Stroud.
His wife, Willie Stroud, preceded him in death. He was also preceded in death by one son, Billy Stroud.
He is survived by two daughters, Carolyn Huckaby of Marceline and Linda Thompson and husband, Gerald, of Holcomb; one son, Bobby Stroud and his wife, Susie, of Brookfield, Mo.; 14 grandchildren, eight great-grandchildren and one great-great-granddaughter.
Visitation will be at 2 p.m. today, Wednesday, Dec. 28, with family receiving friends from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at Rhodes Funeral Home in Brookfield.
Funeral services are 11 a.m. Thursday, Dec. 29, at Rhodes Funeral Chapel with Pastor Franklin Bolin officiating.
Burial will be in Rose Hill Cemetery.