Billy “Catfish” Galloway, Jr., age 59, of Lovelady passed away February 26, 2018 at his residence.

Billy was born November 20, 1958 in Palestine to parents, William F. Galloway, Sr. and Molly Davis Galloway.

He was a veteran serving in the United States Marines and has worked for many years for Texas Department of Criminal Justice as a Correctional Officer 5.

Billy is survived by wife, Natalie Galloway of Lovelady; children, Shane Puckett and wife, Beth of Huntsville, Blake Pardue of Tyler, Taylor McCrummen of Tyler; grandchildren, Kynslee Pardue of Tyler, Bentley McCrummen of Tyler; soon to be grandson, Levi Puckett; mother, Molly Galloway of Palestine; brother, Brad Galloway of Palestine; numerous other loving relatives and friends.

He was preceded in death by father, William F. Galloway, Sr.

Funeral services for Billy “Catfish” Galloway, Jr. were held at 10 a.m. Friday, March 2, 2018 in the Callaway-Allee Memorial Chapel.

Interment followed in the Clapp Cemetery. Family received friends for visitation at 9 a.m. Friday prior to service.

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