Billy J. Mayer, 83, of Pilot Point, Texas passed away at Integrity Transitional Hospital in Denton on Tuesday, November 20, 2012. Billy was born in Mustang, Texas on October 1, 1929 to Robert and Frances Krasucky Mayer. He married Gladys Hoffman on November 24, 1953 in Muenster, Texas. Billy served in the United States Army and was owner / operator of Mayer Grocery and Market in Celina for fifty years.
Rosary will be Sunday, November 25, 2012 at 7:00 p.m. at Huff / Slay Chapel in Pilot Point. Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Monday, November 26, 2012 at 10:00 a.m. at St. Thomas Aquinas Catholic Church in Pilot Point, Texas. Burial will be at St. Thomas Cemetery.
Billy is survived by two daughters, Stacie Bussey of Flower Mound and LeeAnn Cerilli of Flower Mound. He is also survived by three grandchildren, Marco, Monica, and Mia; one brother, Robert Mayer of Pilot Point, one sister, Frances Kush of Richardson, Texas and several nieces and nephews. Billy was preceded in death by his wife Gladys in 2010 and one sister, Betty Stephens.
Funeral services are under the direction of Terri Slay at Huff / Slay Funeral Home in Pilot Point.