FAYETTEVILLE — Billy Earl Clampit, age 65 of Fayetteville, formerly of Monticello, passed away Wednesday, December 5, 2012 at his home. He was born April 22, 1947 in Drew County, to the late Nervin N. Clampit and Lera Francis Campbell Clampit.
He was a U.S. Air Force Veteran of the Vietnam War, a Professional Musician and of the Baptist faith. He was also preceded in death by one brother, James Clampit.
Survivors include his daughter, Candy Hamilton of Texarkana, Texas; his brother, Jed Clampit of Fayetteville; a grandson, Craig Hamilton of Oklahoma City, Okla.; and many nieces and nephews.
Funeral service will be 2 p.m. Sunday, December 9 at Stephenson Dearman Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Robin Hood officiating. Burial will follow in Green Hill Cemetery. Visitation will be from 6-8 p.m. Saturday evening at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, the family of Bil Clampit request donations be made to MusiCares. Checks can be sent to MusiCares 1904 Wedgewood Ave Nashville, TN 37212 or at www.musicares.org. Online guestbook www.stephensondearman.com.