Billy Edward Hair (75) of Middleburg, OK was born the fifth of seven children to Henry Willard Bill and Freda Lorene Evans on June 28, 1941. Billy and his little brother, Winfred were adopted in 1944 by their parents, Bailey and Naomi Hair of Olton, TX. Bill passed away on September 5, 2016 in Chickasha, OK following a brief battle with cancer.
Bill served in the Navy aboard the USS Hornet from 1960 to 1964. He went on to work for Dictaphone in Oklahoma City as a sales/service technician and later retired from Maremont & Gabriel Ride Control in Chickasha, OK as a maintenance man.
Bill had a great sense of humor; he could fix anything mechanical and loved to rescue wounded and abandoned animals he found in need.
Bill was preceded in death by his brother Winfred, parents Bailey & Naomi Hair, granddaughter Taylor Carlisle, wife Cynthia Kay Hair, and son Michael Hair.
Bill is survived by daughter Mechelle (Shelly) McConnell and husband Jerry of Chickasha; son Shawn Hair of Oklahoma City; stepdaughter Angela Carlisle of Chickasha; stepdaughter Treva Buchanan and husband David of Chickasha; stepson Robert Martin of Yukon; 9 grandchildren, 5 great grandchildren and other extended family and friends.
Cremation arrangements are under the direction of Affordable Cremation in Oklahoma City, OK. A private family memorial will be held at a later date. The family would like to thank the staff at Shanoan Springs Residence Nursing Center in Chickasha for the loving care they showed to our dad during his stay with them.
Published on September 9, 2016