Bill E. Randolph of Perryville died Tuesday, Jan. 29, 2013 at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. He was 81.
He was born April 13, 1931 in Houston, the son of C.G. and Iva (Mathais) Randolph. He was married on Sept. 23, 1950 to Jewell Bollinger of Perryville, who survives.
Other survivors include two sons, Brad (Cathy) Randolph of Perryville; and Brian (Linda) Randolph of Cape Girardeau; five grandchildren, Ben Randolph, Julie Hamilton, Nathan Randolph, Kelly Randolph and Zachary Randolph; three great-grandchildren, Mitchell Rousseau, Jonathon Randolph and Benjamin Randolph.
Mr. Randolph was first owner of Altenburg Stave and then owner of Randolph TV in Perryville. He was a member of 1st Baptist Church in Perryville and was a United States Army Korean War Veteran.
He was preceded in death by his parents; and two sisters, Imogene Reed and Shirley Bollinger.
Memorials are preferred for American Diabetes Association or Autism Speaks.
A memorial service will be held at Young & Sons Funeral Home on Friday, Feb. 1 at 7 p.m. with Rev. Bob Thompson officiating. Visitation will be held at the funeral home on Friday from 4 p.m. until the time of service at 7 p.m.
Young & Sons Funeral Home, Inc. in Perryville provided the arrangements.