William (Bill) Callow Jr., 62 of Poplar Bluff, Mo. died Wednesday, February 20, 2013 at his residence. Bill was born October 11, 1950 at St. Anthony’s hospital in St. Louis, Mo. to William Callow Sr and Naomia Parks Payne.

Bill lived in Hillsboro, Mo., most of his life before moving to POplar Bluff six years ago. He attended Hillsboro schools. He retired from Chrysler Corp. and later from constucion doing drywall.

He is survived by his mother and stepfather, Naomia and Dean Payne of PoplarĀ  Bluff; two sisters, Pamela and husband Gene Iversom of Cadet, Mo. and Cathy and husband Dickie Holland of Hillsboro, Mo. one brother-in-law, Robert Perkins and one aunt, Norma and husband Gerald Gerboth, as well as many nieces and nephews.,

He was preceded in death by one sister, Caroline Perkins and one nephew, Wesley Holland. as well as his father.

Visitation will be 12:00 -2:00 pm followed by services at 2:30 on Sunday February 24, 2013 at the Fowler-Sullivan Memorial Chapel of Neelyville, Mo. Interment will be in the Cochran Cemetery . with Cindy Blackburn officiating.