W.F. Bill May, 2005 ASTF Hall of Fame Inductee

 

 

 

 

W.F. Bill May’s Family Attends Ring Presentation Ceremony

The family of Bill May made the Sunday morning drive to Lonoke, AR, along with Bill to attend the ring presentation ceremony.  This ceremony was held during the 2012 Annual Meeting of the Arkansas State Trapshooting Federation, and Bill was one of several ASTF shooters who was presented his All American ring.  Bill, who has been shooting for over 6 decades and is an inductee in the ASTF Hall of Fame, earned his place on the ATA All American Senior Veteran Team in 2006.  Congratulations to one of Arkansas’ greatest shooters:  Bill May!

Bill May, front & center, along with wife Jean, children, and grandchildren


  Bill May ATA All American Ring, 2012, Presented by Chuck Sharp    Bill May and Family at 2012 Ring presentation

 

Bill May receiving ATA All American Ring

Walter May 

 

Walter May
April 12, 1932 - June 23, 2013

Walter “Bill” May, 81, of Greenbrier, AR passed from this life on June 23, 2013. He was born on April 12, 1932 in Springhill to the late Earl and Alberta May. Bill was an army veteran, served in the Korean War, a life member of the Masonic lodge, an avid outdoorsman, and an active member with the Arkansas Trap Shooting Association.

Bill is survived by his loving wife Jean, one son; Michael May, one daughter; Bev Finch (Phillip), three grandchildren; Amy Finch, Greg Finch, Amanda Scout Finch, one sister; Mary Helen Berthelot, and many friends too numerous to mention. He is also preceded in death by his three sisters.

A Funeral Service will be held in his honor on Wednesday, June 26, 2013 at the Roller McNutt Funeral Home in Greenbrier at 1:00pm with burial to follow at Springhill cemetery. Visitation will be held on Tuesday evening at the funeral home from 6-8 pm.

In Lieu of flowers the family asked memorials to be made to the Humane Society of Independence County P.O. Box 3477 Batesville, AR 72503; or the Bill May Memorial Scholarship Fund (Ark Trap Shooting Assoc.) 61 Vestal Drive Lonoke, AR 72086.