Billy Charles Colson, 75 of Benton, died Friday, Jan. 8, 2021.

Born Tuesday, Apr. 24, 1945, he was the son of the late Rimon Colson and the late Lucy Belle (Flood) Colson.

He was a retired logger.

He is survived by his daughter, Jeania Adkisson of Murray; son, Christopher Snyder of Benton; sister, Patricia Smith husband Billy of Mayfield; grandchildren, Courtney Adkisson, Jared Adkisson, Whitney Adkisson, Amberly Wright; and great grandchildren, Jace Adkisson, Loveah Adkisson, Jasiah Adkisson, Everlie Adkisson, Westyn Cochran and Wrylie Cochran.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Shirley (Snyder) Colson; his parents; and sisters, Genella Merle Jones, Hazel Laverne Underhill and Mildred Earl Culver.

A Funeral service will be at 2 p.m. today, Jan. 12, 2021, at Collier Funeral Home.

Interment will follow in Fooks Cemetery, Benton.

Visitation will be held from noon until 2 p.m. today, Jan 12, 2021, at Collier Funeral Home.