William Dearl Boyett, 77, of White Hall, Arkansas, passed away at his home on Wednesday, January 15, 2020.
Mr. Boyett was born in Wasco, California, December 23, 1942, to the late Vermon William and Cora Lee Glover Boyett. He attended Wasco High School where he earned a varsity letter in football, basketball & track.
Mr. Boyett was a war time military service veteran who proudly served his country as a Sgt. in the United States Marine Corps from 1964-1968. He was a Radio Telegraph Operator and Instructor during the Vietnam War.
After his military service, Mr. Boyett relocated to Arkansas, where he lived the majority of his remaining life. He retired as Manager from Allied Tube & Conduit in Pine Bluff, Arkansas. In retirement, he enjoyed his continued love for country music, Razorbacks football, and solitude.
Mr. Boyett was preceded in death by an infant son, Coby Barrett Boyett; both parents; brothers James Clifford Boyett and David Sherril Boyett.
He is survived by his children, Kelly “Rusty” Combest, Deborah Lynn Thelin (Jace) both of Sparks, Nevada, Barbara Ann Berry (Kevin) of Longview, Texas; brother, Vermon Ray Boyett (Jan) of Lubbock, Texas; five grandchildren; a great grandchild and several nieces and nephews.
The relatives wish to extend a special appreciation to Mr. Boyett's step nephew, Clayton Kamber, for his devoted assistance and care he has given during this time.
Burial will be private.
The family was assisted by Robinson & Fuller White Hall Funeral Chapel.