Billie Prouty, retired Administrative Support Specialist, Southeast Region, Atlanta, passed away February 15, 2016. Billie worked with USDA-OIG for 21.5 years and retired on December 31, 2010.
Mowell Funeral Home, Fayetteville, GA is in charge of the arrangements. There will be a viewing on Thursday, February 18, from 5pm to 7pm followed by her funeral at 3:00 pm on Friday afternoon at Mowell Funeral Home.
The following is Billie's obituary published by the funeral home:
Mrs. Billie F. Prouty, beloved wife, mother and grandmother, died on February 15, 2016. We lost our precious Billie to malignant melanoma at her home in Fayetteville, GA. She was born in Winston County, Mississippi on December 19, 1939. She is survived by her husband of 50 years, Charles V. Prouty. She was preceded in death by her parents, Stennis and Obera Womble; her sister, Bobbie Moody; and her brothers, Joe Wayne Womble and Stennis Dale Womble. She is also survived by her son, David Prouty and his wife, Suzanne of Cumming; her daughters, Joan Nichols and husband Keith of Marietta, and Karen Conklin and husband Omi of Atlanta; her grandsons, Jacob and Matthew Prouty; her granddaughter, Victoria Nichols; and her sister, Sandra Faye Reese of Bogalusa, Louisiana. She and her family moved to Georgia from Jackson, Mississippi in 1982. She was a real estate agent at Tri-City Realty and Mortgage, Inc. in Peachtree City for several years and was their Outstanding Sales Associate of the Year for 1986. Beginning in 1987, she was employed as Administrative Assistant in the Office of Inspector General, U.S. Department of Agriculture in Atlanta, earning several awards for excellence before her retirement in 2011. She was an active member of Fayette Presbyterian Church in Fayetteville.
The funeral service will be at 3:00 PM on Friday, February 19, 2016 at Mowell Funeral Home, Fayetteville Chapel, with Dr. Alex Moses officiating. The family will receive guests at the funeral home from 5:00-7:00 PM on Thursday, February 18, 2016. Burial will be a private ceremony at Georgia National Cemetery in Canton, Georgia.
Cards and condolences may be sent to:
Mr. Charles Prouty
c/o Mowell Funeral Home
180 N. Jeff Davis Drive
Fayetteville, GA 30214