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William Ross “Billy” Buster

GLASGOW – William Ross “Billy” Buster, 76, passed away Monday, February 13, 2024, at Metcalfe Nursing Home. Billy was born on September 15, 1947, at the TJ Samson Hospital to the late William Thomas Buster and late Mattie B. McCoy Buster. He graduated from Glasgow High School in 1965 and was the drummer for the Glasgow High Scottie Band. He will also be remembered by friends and classmates as one of the founding members of Us Inc. Music was his passion and so many will remember their music throughout Kentucky. Billy was a graduate of Western Kentucky University. He moved to Owensboro and became the Industrial Arts teacher at Daviess County Schools for many years, where he retired.

Billy was married to Mary Jane Buster on November 22, 2008. After retirement, Billy moved back to his hometown and back to his family home on Columbia Ave, in Glasgow. He also enjoyed wintering in Ft. Myers where he loved sitting on the beach and enjoying the community.

Billy is survived by his two aunts, stepchildren, numerous cousins, band members of Us Inc., and two caregivers.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Mary Jane Buster.

In lieu of flowers, the family request that those who wish to honor Billy’s memory consider making a donation to the Neal Chapel for the upkeep of the cemetery. Please send to:

Joe Michael Bunch, 4674 New Salem Rd., Glasgow, Ky. 42141

The family has honored Billy’s wishes for cremation and will have a memorial service in his honor at a later date.

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