Wolodja Billy Namenek
Funeral Date: 6/4/2018

Wolodja “Billy” Namenek, age 68 of Wilmar, AR passed away Friday, June 1, 2018 at Life Touch Hospice at El Dorado, AR surrounded by family. He was born November 13, 1949 in Munich, Germany. He was the son of the late Eduard Namenek and Maria Namenek. Billy was a proud graduating member of the class of 1969; in the yearbook it was stated “His head was always in the clouds but his foot was always on the accelerator.” In 1970 he enlisted in The United States Air Force. He served as a medic from 1970-1974. Billy loved to hunt and fish and he shared that love with many especially Richard his nephew. Billy never met a stranger and he loved people. He made you laugh and always laughed about himself. He loved to work with his hands and held many jobs and loved to operate heavy equipment. Billy loved traveling, adventures, and having his picture made all the time. Billy is survived by his valentine sweet heart Judy McClain Namenek whom he married on November 13, 1971. A marriage of love, laughter, and good times for 46 years. He was the father of one daughter Robin C. Namenek. Billy loved his two sisters dearly Tamara Daniels Baldwin of Bodcaw, AR and Olga Trussell of Warren, AR. His brother-in-law, whom he loved like a brother, Kenneth Trussell of Warren, AR; numerous nieces and nephews that he adored and loved. Billy loved and attended full gospel churches where he found the love of Jesus and faith that grew so strong to meet each day. Billy wanted a celebration of life and laugher to complete his going home. Funeral service was Monday, June 4 at 10:00 A.M. in Frazer’s Chapel with Rev. Ricky Smith officiating. Dottie Smith was pianist and soloist was Wanda Williams. Burial was in Oakland Cemetery. Arrangements by Frazer’s Funeral Home. Active pallbearers were Randy Burt, Richard Bickers, Kenny Trussell, Gary Reep, Roger George, and Bobby Bennett. Honorary pallbearers were Norman “Bo” Kulbeth, Thomas Harton, Kenneth Trussell, Levi Davis, and Jody Williams. Memorials can be made to Life Touch Hospice, 2801 Champagnolle Rd. El Dorado, AR, 71730, and Bradley County Veterans Museum, 210 N. Main St. Warren, AR 71671.



Name: Jim and Linda Davis
Message: Our thoughts and prayers are with all of you. Love you all dearly.

Name: Robbie Bowers
Message: Sending prayers for all the family on this sad loss.May God Comfort and strengthen you all.

Name: Linda and Steve Pennington-Jones
Message: Judy,Olga,Tamara and famil may God be with each of you during this time of loss,Our prayers are with each of you.We will miss hearing his laugh and big smile.

Name: Merline Pinson

Name: Linda Cathey
Message: Judy sorry for your loss. Prayers for you and your family.

Name: Roy and Phillis Williams
Message: Judy, so sorry for your loss! Just know that you are in our thoughts and prayers! Praying for God to just wrap His arms around you and carry you! Love you, my friend!

Name: Sherry Brian
Message: Lord be with this family in upcoming days to bring them comfort in knowing they will be with their loved one again

Name: Charlotte Laster
Message: All my prayers and thoughts are with all of you during this time of life!

Name: Charles Landers
Message: Judy, Tamara, & Olga: My thoughts & prayers are with you.

Name: Danny and Brenda Adair
Message: So sorry for your loss. Prayers for you and your family during this time of sadness.

Name: Teresa Adair Testa
Message: Judy and family so sorry for your loss Our thoughts and prayers are with you all during the different time my God give you all comfort in the days ahead.

Name: Mary Lasiter
Message: Please accept my deepest sympathy at your great loss. RIP Billy

Name: Sharon Morgan
Message: Judy and family you all are in my thoughts and prayers. Praying for peace going through your loss.

Name: Nancy Stephenson
Message: Judy, Olga, and Tamara, I am so sorry for your loss. Sending prayers for comfort and peace.

Name: Ricky Green
Message: My thoughts and prayers are with you all.

Name: Ronnie and Barbara Higgins
Message: May our Lord wrap His loving arms around the entire family and all his friends....we are so very sorry for your loss.

Name: Bonnie & John Wood
Message: My dear friend, Billy will be missed greatly. We shared a lot of good times in our teens. Judy our prayers are with you and the family

Name: Teresea Morgan
Message: My heart breaks for all of you. But we know Billy is rejoicing in heaven. Hugs and prayers. Teresea

Name: Charlie Reynolds
Message: May God’s comforting hand be on you in this time of loss!

Name: Patti and Donnie Bryant

Name: James & Tanya Gardner
Message: Thoughts and prayers are with you !

Name: Patricia Wheeler
Message: God be with you at this time, Judy. I wll remember all the crazy times I had being around Billy. There was and always be, ONLY ONE of Billy Namenak.

Name: Alissa Green
Message: Sending prayers to you, Judy.

Name: Bradley and Paula Herring
Message: Judy we are so sorry for the loss of Billy. Our Thoughts and Prayers are with you.

Name: Don and Eloise Hunter
Message: Judy so sorry for your loss. Our Thoughts and Prayers are with you.

Name: Cecil and Becky Rauls
Message: Judy, our thoughts and prayers are with you. Billy will be missed by all.

Name: Donna Craig McDougald
Message: Judy, so very sorry for your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with you.

Name: Cathy and Tommy Richardson
Message: So sorry for your loss. Praying for you all.

Name: Greg & Janet Harton
Message: Praying for God to Comfort you all during the loss of your loved one.

Name: Tammy Evans Hensley

Name: Debra Prince
Message: Love you Olga and family.

Name: Robert & Laverne Laster
Message: Judy,you and your family are in our prayers at this sad time.

Name: Dennis & Nanette Barnett
Message: So sorry for your loss. Thoughts and prayers.

Name: The Rev. Paul Luisi
Message: Judy, we are so sorry to hear about Bill’s passing. I will always remember our working together as medics in the Air Force. Peace to you.

Name: David and Patti Fort

Name: Bob Stark
Message: Robin & Family, Belated condolences in your loss. May God comfort you with His love.

Name: Gerald Baker
Message: I am so sorry for your loss. I have very vivid memories of Billy and the rest of the Davenport Street kids in the late 50s. Billy was an inspiration to me when I entered the US Air Force.

Name: Carl and Karen Jackson
Message: You have our deepest symphathy. Remember earth has no sorrow that heaven can not heal.