Billy C. Pricer

Oklahoman Published: September 25, 1999

PRICER Billy C., 65, of Oklahoma City, passed away September 24, 1999 He was born on September 3,1934 in Perry, Oklahoma to John and Cora Pricer. Billy graduated from Perry High School where he was an All-State football player. He graduated from the University of Oklahoma where he was the starting fullback on the 1955 and 1956 National Championship teams. He was one of seventeen seniors who will forever be noted as part of Bud Wilkinson's "Forty-seven Straight All-Victorious Team." The Sooners never lost a game during Billy's three varsity years. He went on to play in the NFL for the Baltimore Colts playing on the 1958 and 1959 World Championship teams. Wherever Billy played, he played as a winner. Billy will forever be remembered as a loving husband, dedicated father, and treasured friend to many. He was a successful businessman in Oklahoma City where he owned several businesses over many years. He was a charter member of Chapel Hill United Methodist Church where he served in many capacities. Billy was retired at the time of his death. He is survived by his wife Sally, daughter Terri Nance and son Rod Pricer of Oklahoma City. Other survivors include two sisters, Patty Workman of Perry, Okla. and Norma Stanford of Stillwater, OkIa, and a brother J. R. Pricer of Enid, Okla. The service to celebrate his life will be held @11:00 a.m. Monday, Sep tember 27, 1999 at Chapel Hill United Methodist Church with Dr. Guy C. Ames officiating. Interment will follow at Memorial Park Cemetery.

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