Bill R. Stark, 81, passed away Tuesday, September 10, 2019 at his home in Graham. The Family will receive friends Saturday, September 14, 2019 beginning at 10:00 a.m. A Graveside funeral will be held at 11:00 a.m. in Pioneer Cemetery under the direction of Morrison Funeral Home.
Bill was born October 27, 1937 in Alliance, Nebraska to the late James Oscar and Beatrice Emma (Tharp) Stark. Bill served in the United States Air Force Reserve in Kansas. He married Marilyn Stemmons, December 25, 1956 in Springfield, Missouri. Bill was in sales and construction management in Missouri, Kansas, Oklahoma, and Texas. He moved to Graham in 2003 from Irving and was a member of First Baptist Church Graham.
Survivors include; wife, Marilyn Stark of Graham; daughters, Maril Adams and husband Richard of Olney and Kathryn Clark and husband Dan of Godley; sister, Cecile Henrikson and husband Bob of Buffalo, Missouri; four grandchildren, nine great grandchildren and numerous nieces and nephews also survive.
Bill was preceded in death by brother, John O. Stark and a sister, Eloise Hughes.
The family would like memorials to be made to Humane Shelter of Young County, 120 Craig Street, Graham, Texas 76450.