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Mr. Bill "Billy" Sellars, 63, of Sylvester died Friday November 17, 2017 at Tift Regional Medical Center.
The funeral service will be held at 11:00 AM on Wednesday November 22, 2017 at New Life Tabernacle Church. The Rev. Gordon Poole will officiate.
Mr. Sellars was born in Colquitt County on November 18, 1953 to the late Issac Lester and Lutie Belle Edwards Sellars. Mr. Sellars had lived in Worth County since 1990 and attended New Life Tabernacle Church. He enjoyed working with steel, was an avid boat mechanic and loved to tell trucking stories. Mr. Sellars enjoyed the outdoors, horses, gardening and especially his tomato plants.
Survivors include his wife Bonita Sellars of Sylvester; daughters, Kimberly, Julie and his grandchildren; brother, Gene Sellars (Eunice); sister-in-law, Diane Wilson; nieces, Lisa Baker and Terri Carr; nephews, Gary Hix, Matt Hix ,Jamey Sellars and his canine family.
In addition to his parents, Mr. Sellars was preceded in death by a sister, Wynell Hix.
The family will receive friends on Tuesday from 5:00 until 7:00 PM at Banks Funeral Home.
Please sign our online guest registry at
Banks Funeral Home in Sylvester is in charge of arrangements.

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Banks Funeral Home
210 N. Main Street Sylvester, GA 31791
Tel. (229) 776-2055