William Daniel “Bill” Overton, 49 departed this life from Charter Assisted Living in Bowling Green, Kentucky on June 10, 2021.
Bill was born on August 31, 1971, in Hartford, Kentucky. He is survived by his parents, Rev. Danny Overton, and Wanda Daugherty Overton of Beaver Dam; one brother, Jeremy Overton, sister-in-law, Dawn Overton; one niece, Ava RayAnn Overton; one nephew, Jaxten Ray Overton; Two stepchildren, Terry Embry, Jr. and Heather Embry; one uncle, Jewel (Cathy) Daugherty and cousins, Joyce Crump, Janet Coulter, Jimmy Daugherty, Lannie Overton and Charles Overton.
Bill was preceded in death by his wife, Candy Wilson Overton; his paternal grandparents, W.G. Overton and Mamie Bratcher Overton and his maternal grandparents, Delbert Daugherty, and Elizabeth St. Clair Daugherty.
Bill was a graduate of James A. Cawood High School in Harlan, Kentucky. He had worked as an electrician and then as a boilermaker out of Local 40 in Elizabethtown, Kentucky. He was known by his boilermaker brothers as “Buck”, named after his late uncle Buck Overton.
Funeral Services will be held at 11:00 AM Tuesday, June 15, 2021, at William L. Danks Funeral Home in Beaver Dam, Kentucky with Pastor James Crump officiating. Burial will follow in Sunnyside Cemetery in Beaver Dam. Friends may visit with Bill’s family from 5-8 P.M. Monday and from 9 AM until the time of the service on Tuesday.
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