In loving memory


Thursday, December 14, 2023, 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm at R. W. Owens and Son Funeral Home, 200 S Santa Fe, Wolfe City, Texas 75496


Funeral Service

Friday, December 15, 2023, 1:00 pm at First United Methodist Church, 301 S Preston, Wolfe City, Texas 75496



Mt. Carmel Cemetery, 934 CR 4818, Wolfe City, Texas 75496

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William Everett Milton passed away on December 1, 2023, in Dallas, Texas at the age of 77. He was born on September 28, 1946, in Greenville, Texas to parents Johnnie Lee Milton and Billie Louise (Yarbrough) Milton.

He graduated from Wolfe City High in 1965 with perfect attendance for 12 years. 

He attended East Texas State University majoring in Music and later graduating with a Bachelors. He became a Music Teacher in Richardson ISD and then returned to Wolfe City as a Band Director, then he pursued Interior Design. 

He is survived by his two brothers, Larry Milton and his wife Linda, and Marc Milton and his wife Karen. His nieces and nephews: Lance Milton and his wife Cana, Jennifer Smith, Julie Sickles, John Michael Milton and his wife Edie, Justin Milton and his wife Shannon, Kara Milton, Malia Bakkum and her husband Brian, and John Thomas Milton. He is also survived by his 5 great nieces and nephews.

William is preceded in death by parents, Johnnie and Billie Milton, and one brother, Joe Milton. 

A visitation will be held at RW Owens Funeral Home Chapel on Thursday, December 14, 2023, from 5:30pm until 7:30pm. The Funeral Service will be held at United Methodist Church of Wolfe City on Friday, December 15, 2023, at 1:00pm. Burial to follow the service at Mt. Carmel Cemetery in Wolfe City, Texas.