Funeral services for Billy Joe Curtis, 56, of Helena, will be 1 p.m. Saturday, June 26 at Kincaid Auditorium in Helena-West Helena.

Funeral services for Billy Joe Curtis, 56, of Helena, will be 1 p.m. Saturday, June 26 at Kincaid Auditorium in Helena-West Helena. Burial will follow in Sunset Memorial Park. Visitation will be held Friday, June 25 from 5 to 7 p.m. at Kincaid Funeral Services.
Billy was born in Thebes, AR on July 8, 1953. He accepted Christ at Methodist A.M.E. Church in Thebes under the leadership of Pastor Gatty. He graduated with Portland High School's Class of 1972 and received a Bachelor's degree in chemistry from the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff in 1976. He was employed as a chemist for Entergy Arkansas and began his career with the company in 1972 when it was known as the Arkansas Power and Light Company. He remained employed there for 38 years.
He departed this life on June 15, 2010 at his home in Helena. He leaves to mourn his passing his wife, Murtis Curtis of Helena, his children, 4 sisters, 3 brothers and a host of relatives and friends.
The guestbook may be signed online at www.kincaidfuneralservices.com
Arrangements are entrusted to Kincaid Funeral Services, Inc.