Robert Omer Billingsley, 69, of Clarksburg, WV, passed away on Monday, November 18, 2019 at the United Hospital Center in Bridgeport after a brief illness. He was born in Clarksburg on March 21, 1950, a son of the late Richard Lee and Mary Katherine (Yates) Billingsley.
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Robert is survived by one brother, Barry Lee Billingsley and wife Mary Ann of Winston-Salem, NC; nephew, Jeff Billingsley of Lowell, NC; and niece Amy Jarvis and husband Mark of Clemmons, NC.
Robert graduated from Washington-Irving High School and then WVU. He was an avid Mountaineers fan and also enjoyed Civil War history and reenactments. Robert worked at the Clarksburg Exponent for many years, as a sports editor and covering local news. He was a member of the Central Christian Church in Clarksburg and will be dearly missed by his family and friends.
Robert’s wishes for cremation will be honored and a graveside service will be held on Monday, November 25, 2019 at 10am at Floral Hills Memorial Gardens, Chapel of Peace Mausoleum with Pastor Jeff Hanlin presiding. Online condolences, www.davisweaverfuneralhome.com The Davis-Weaver Funeral Home is honored to serve the Billingsley Family during this time.