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Pauline Lucille Billingsley

08/08/1950 - 09/03/2021


Obituary For Pauline Lucille Billingsley

Pauline Lucille Billingsley, 71, of Sedalia, MO passed away peacefully, surrounded by her family on Friday, September 3, 2021 at Bothwell Regional Health Center. She was born on August 8, 1950 in Warrensburg, MO the daughter of Ollie Heyer, who preceded her in death and Annita (Buesing) Heyer, who survives of Green Ridge, MO .

On September 5, 1976 in Sedalia, she was united in marriage to Earl Billingsley, Sr., who preceded her in death on July 27, 2021.

Pauline loved gardening, canning, fishing and arts and crafts. She especially loved spending time with her family and friends.

She is survived by one son, Earl Billingsley, Jr. (Crystal) of Sedalia; three daughters, Patricia Smith of Sedalia, Lisa Schultz of Sedalia, and Tammy Stewart of Rich Hill, MO; one brother, Kenny Heyer (Betty) of Sedalia; five sisters, Doris Harms (Roy) of Blackburn, MO, Kathy Manley of Grain Valley, MO, Debbie Logan (Gene) of Green Ridge, MO, Rosie Dietzman of Sedalia, and Susan Griffin (Bill) of Joplin, MO; six grandchildren, Timmy Schirlls (Kerri), Nicole Merriman (Phillip), Amber Prelle (Christian), Ricky Schultz, Monty Billingsley, and DJ Zempel (Ashley); eleven great grandchildren, Ashton McDaniel, Drew Prelle, Kaidian Prelle, Kenzie Prelle, Sawyer Schirlls, Braxton Zempel, Lily Zempel, Jerry Mullins, Kaitlyn Schultz, Leo Merriman, and Alex Merriman.

Besides her father, she is preceded in death by one granddaughter, Shawna Ivy.

A Celebration of Life will be held by the family at Liberty Park, Sedalia from 12:00 - 5:00 pm on Sunday, September 12, 2021. The family asks that you bring your fishing poles for after the Celebration of Life.

Memorial contributions may be made to the family in care of Rea Funeral Chapel.




Celebration of Life

12:00 PM - 05:00 PM

Liberty Park

Sedalia, MO 65301

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  • So sorry to hear about Pauline. I enjoyed getting to know her and working with her. Love and Prayers.-Kathy McMullin

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