William "Billy" Lloyd



William “Billy” Clyde Lloyd, 56, of North Charleston, SC entered into eternal rest on Tuesday, June 27, 2017.

Bill was born on March 18, 1961 in Columbus, GA, a son of the late Beulah Francis Lloyd and James Clyde Lloyd. He attended and graduated from Baker High School in Columbia. After graduation, he joined the US Navy where he served 19 years before retiring in 1999 to Summerville, SC.

William was a free spirited individual who would give the shirt off his back and an amazing provider for his family. He was an ardent fan of the Atlanta Braves, Atlanta Falcons and Georgia Bulldogs. William and his late wife Shelia raised their two sons in Summerville. He also had a love for Dr. Pepper and Reese peanut butter cups.

William left behind his two sons, James Lloyd (Jerome McWilliams) of Walterboro, John Lloyd of Summerville; his sister Lucille Crain (Larry) of Columbus, GA; his nieces, Tanya Driggers of Summerville, Sherrie Crain of Columbus, GA; nephews Bryan White (Michelle Bowen) of West Ashley, Larry Crain, Jr. of Columbus, GA; sister-in-law, Tena White of Summerville; and his dearly beloved, Joann Ecklund and her son, who he loved as his own, JD Ecklund of Summerville. He was preceded in death by his wife, Shelia M. Lloyd, mother-in-law, Thelma P. Myers and father-in-law, James P. Myers.

Funeral services will be held Saturday, July 1, 2017 in Parks Funeral Home Chapel at 12 noon. The family will receive friends from 11 o’clock until the hour of service. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Frances R. Willis S.P.C.A., P.O. Box 1116, Summerville, SC 29484.

Arrangements by PARKS FUNERAL HOME, 130 W. 1st North Street, Summerville, SC 29483.