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William Alton "Billy" Thigpen

September 15, 1932 - November 28, 2015

William A. Thigpen “Billy”, 83, passed away Saturday, November 28th. He was a native of Norfolk and a graduate of Granby High and Columbia University.
Bill enjoyed golfing, daily newspaper crossword puzzles, fishing, playing cards, and his family. He embraced every day as an opportunity and lived life to its fullest. He was preceded in death by the two loves of his life, Sally Futrell Thigpen and Betsy M. Thigpen.
He is survived by his two daughters Melanie and Dana and his son-in-law Seth and four grandchildren, Ezekiel, Jared, William Dietrick and Elizabeth and numerous family and friends.
A memorial service will be held on Sunday, December 6th at 2:00 p.m. at Bayside Presbyterian Church in Virginia Beach. Please leave condolences for the family at www.altmeyerfh.com

Service Information

Service Information

Date: Sunday, December 6, 2015

Time: 2:00 pm


Bayside Presbyterian Church

1400 Ewell Rd.
Virginia Beach, Virginia 23455

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