Bill Vires, age 63, of Bowling Green, Kentucky, passed away Friday, December 1, 2017, at his home. Bill was loved by many. He accepted the challenges of life, and through those challenges, he taught everyone to appreciate the simple joys and that by looking past the difficulties, you will find the true beauty of living.
He is survived by his cousin and caregiver, Jennifer "JJ" Dillingham of Bowling Green; other cousins, Russ (DeAnna) Dillingham and son Joseph, Natalie Dillingham and son Damien, and Rita Dillingham, all of Bowling Green; aunt, Eloise Quinlan of Westland, Michigan; and numerous other cousins and family members.
He was preceded in death by his father, Odell C. Vires; aunt and caregiver for over 40 years, Virgie Vires Dillingham; and cousin, Roger Dillingham.
Arrangements are being handled by Goodwin Funeral Home, Inc., 138 Main Street in Cadiz, where the family will receive friends from 12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m. on Sunday, December 3, 2017. Graveside funeral services will be at the Page Cemetery, Bumpus Mills Road in Bumpus Mills, Tennessee, at 2:00 p.m. Sunday, December 3, 2017, with Tim Bush providing the eulogy.