He is survived by one brother, Clement Calhoun; two sisters, Annabelle Calhoun Shuler and Susanna Calhoun Finger; and several nieces and nephews also survive.
Billy was preceded in death by his parents, Smathers Calhoun and Savannah Driver Calhoun; two brothers, Frank Calhoun and Shawn Calhoun Sr.; one sister, Flora Mae Calhoun Shelton; and one nephew, Shawn Calhoun Jr.
Funeral services will be held on Monday, March 4 at 1 p.m. at the Straight Fork Baptist Church. Pastors Charles Ray Ball and James “Bo” Parris will officiate. Burial will follow at the Smathers Calhoun Cemetery. Pallbearers will be among family and friends.