Billy Gene Ewing, 73, of Lake Charles passed away Friday, June 02, 2023 in a local healthcare facility.
Mr. Ewing was born July 8, 1949 to Eddie John Ewing, Sr. and Rita Borel Ewing. A graduate of Sulphur High School, he was raised and educated in Sulphur and lived most of his life in Lake Charles. His passion was music and playing guitar with a local band. He loved people, never met a stranger and had a genuine love for animals.
He leaves to honor his memory, three brothers, Eddie Ewing, Jr., Ted James Ewing and wife Cynthia and Jack Lee Ewing , all of Sulphur; two sisters, Jane Dutil and husband Shelton of Delcambre and Joan Helen Duprey of Las Vegas, NV and dear friend, Jo.
He was preceded in death by his parents; one sister, Cathy Ann Caldwell and sister-in-law, Henrietta Estelle Ewing.
Graveside services will be at 11:00 AM Wednesday, June 07, 2023 at Consolata Cemetery under the direction of Johnson Funeral Home. Reverend Darrel Cline will officiate. In respect of his wishes, visitation was private.
Heartfelt thanks is expressed to Dr. Benjamin Fontenot, his staff and the staff of Bridgeway for their excellence in care and kindness.