Mr. Billy Norman Lassiter, age 77, passed away March 18, 2022. Billy was born on July 9, 1944, a son to the late James (byrd legs) and Ethel Browning Lassiter.
Billy was known as the love man on 98. He was a devoted father and grandfather. An electrician and mechanic by trade. He had a love for all sports and was known for his years coaching ball at Oak Grove Park. An avid fisherman who he took many trips with his siblings. A heart in racing that he spent many nights at Orange County Speedway and a die-hard Carolina fan.
In addition to his parents, Mr. Lassiter was preceded in death by his brothers Jimmy and Tony Lassiter; sisters Barbara Ann Smith and Teresa Wilder; son-in-law Mark Diles; step-daughter Christy Williams and Best Friend, Bobby Grady.
Billy is survived by former wife, Becky Williams; Daughters, Janet Lassiter Pridgen (Charles), Billie Joann Diles; Sons, Norman Scott Lassiter and Ronald Keith Lassiter (Jennifer); Step-son, Clint Williams; Brother, Jerry Lassiter (Theresa); Sister, Diana Utley (Clarence); Brother-in-law, Tim Wilder. He also leaves a legacy of grandchildren and great-grandchildren that loved dearly.
A visitation will be held on March 22, 2022 at Hudson Funeral Home from 12:00 pm to 2:00 pm followed by the funeral at 2:00 p.m. at Hudson Funeral Home Chapel. Officiating will be Rev. Greg Long and Donnie Cash. Burial will then be at Woodlawn Cemetery.
Flowers are accepted and can be directed to Hudson Funeral Home in Durham, NC.