Billy Joe “Bud” Silvers, age 74, of Dalton, Georgia passed away Wednesday, May 10, 2017. He was born on September 20, 1942. He was preceded in death by his parents, George and Annie Silvers; daughter, Anna Elizabeth Silvers; brothers, Roy Silvers, George Silvers, Jr., Henry Tom Silvers; sisters, Violet Ann Cantrell and Viola Ruby Barrett.
He is survived by his son, Roy Joe Silvers of Chatsworth; brother and sister in law, Troy and Charlotte Silvers of Dalton; sisters and brother in law, Teresa Silvers of Dalton, Georgia Ann and Jerry Nelson of Dalton, Linda Lou Rhodes of Dalton, Shirley Jane Silvers of Dalton; and 3 grandchildren.
A funeral service to celebrate the life of Billy Joe Silvers will be held at 3:30 PM Friday, May 12, 2017 at the chapel of Dalton Funeral Home with Bro. Ricky Spence officiating. Interment will be at Damascus Cemetery in Calhoun.
The family will be receiving friends for visitation from 5-8 PM Thursday evening. Arrangements have been entrusted to independently owned and operated Dalton Funeral Home, 620 S. Glenwood Ave. Dalton, GA; 706-529-5371.