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Tuesday, June 8, 2021

Obituary - Billy Eugene Testerman

Billy Eugene Testerman, age 62, of Belton, Missouri, passed away on Saturday, June 5, 2021, at home surrounded by his loving family.

A celebration of life will be held from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. on Thursday, June 10, 2021, at Cullen Funeral Home, 612 W. Foxwood Dr. Raymore, Missouri 64083.

Bill was born in Gravette, Arkansas, on June 27, 1958. Bill graduated from Raymore-Peculiar High School in 1976. He worked hauling hay and building fence. In 1981 Bill began working as a drywaller with his brother Rick. A few short years later, in 1985, Bill started Big T Drywall and became known to most simply as Big T.

Bill was meant to be outdoors; he loved hunting and fishing. Time spent at the lake with his family or sitting in a deer stand was simply a perfect day in his mind. Published in Buckmasters Rack Magazine; for a record-breaking Buck, he's named "big boy."

Billy was preceded in death by his parents, Stanley Hascule Duggar and Virginia Mae (Matthews) Duggar, and brother Ricky Leon Testerman.

He is survived by his loving wife of 44 years, Colleen Frances Testerman; two sons, William Kane Testerman (Kelly Ann) and Joey Eugene Testerman; daughter, Chrissy Ann Gibson (Howard); brother Stanley Howard Testerman (Patricia); and four grandchildren, Kohl Eugene Testerman, Hailey Brooke Navarro, Laney Frances Testerman, and Owen Stanley Testerman.

In lieu of flowers, please consider a donation in Bill's name to St. Jude Hospital.