Bill was born June 24, 1934, in Kerville, Texas, the son of Dorris and Leona Gayer Howry.
Per his request no services will be held. Inurnment will be held at Idaho State Veterans Cemetery at a later date. Cremation is under the direction of Rost Funeral Home, Mountain Home.
Bill is survived by: his wife, Ruth, of Mountain Home; his three children, Delores Carrier of Merced, Calif., and sons Dave of Mountain Home and Bill of Modesto, Calif.; one sister, Barbara Davies of Calistoga, Calif., two brothers, Larry Williamson of Red Bluff, Calif., and Bob Howry of Brigham, Utah; 8 grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.
Both parents preceded him in death.