GRANBURY Bill Cheek, 73, a retired carpenter, passed away Tuesday, Feb. 23, in Fort Worth.

He was born June 26, 1936, in Glen Rose, to Walter Lee Cheek and Juanita Paris Cheek.

Funeral services were held Saturday at 2:30 p.m. at Wiley Funeral Home. Burial was at Rock Creek Cemetery in Somervell County.

Surviving are children Billy Vaughn Cheek, Robin Anita Wolff, Belinda Marie Smith and Danny Ray Cheek; 15 grandchildren; 24 great-grandchildren; sisters Ruth Blakely, Betty Barnett, Darlene Holder, Ann Hopkins and Kathy Carr; brothers Ernest Cheek and Rex Cheek; and numerous nieces and nephews.

Memorials may be made to Community Hospice of Texas, 1111 Summit Avenue, Fort Worth, Texas 76102.

Published March 3, 2010

Glen Rose Reporter