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William Mansfield III

Thursday, March 15, 2012

William "Billy" Franklin Mansfield III, of Kernersville, N.C., formerly of Arbyrd, Mo., was born Nov. 23, 1964, in Virginia Beach, Va., and passed away Monday, March 12, 2012, at the Wake Forest Baptist Trauma Center in Winston Salem, N.C., at the age of 47.

On Aug. 19, 1987, in Virginia Beach, he married Estrella Rasano.

He was a U.S. Navy veteran.

Survivors include his wife, Ester Mansfield, of Kernersville; his father, William Mansfield and wife, Kathleen, of Kersnerville; his mother, Kathy Blankenship and husband, Jep, of Beech Grove, Ark.; one son, John Klepzig, of Kernersville; one brother, Barry Mansfield, of Hornersville, Mo.; two sisters, Cheryl Heard and husband, Tyrone, of Oxford, Ga., and Pam Hutcheson and husband, Kenny, of Paragould, Ark.; a granddaughter, Chelsea Klepzig; several nieces and nephews, and other relatives and many friends.

Visitation will be from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m., Friday, March 16, at the McDaniel Funeral Home in Senath, Mo.

Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m., Saturday, March 17, at the McDaniel Funeral Home Chapel in Senath with Rev. Mark McMinn officiating.

Burial will follow in the Lulu Cemetery near Senath.

Pallbearers are Paul Mason, Allen Motes, Cody McDaniel, Rick McCasland, Tommy Burgess, Mark Burgess, Larry Lewis and Trenton Burns.

Honorary pallbearers are Zach Huffman and Tyrone Heard.