Billy Joe Honea, age 69, passed away at his home in Bulverde, with his loving wife Sherri by his side on Wednesday September 7th, 2016. He passed away with heart failure. He was born October 11th, 1946 at Fort Sam Houston in San Antonio, TX to Mr. and Mrs. Joseph and Juanita Honea. He was survived by his spouse Sherri Honea of 10 yrs; his son, Joe Brian Honea and daughter-in-law, Leti Honea; granddaughter, Jenny Honea; as well as, his daughters, Melany, Tiffany, and Kristin. Proceeded in death by his parents, Joseph Honea and Juanita Serena Jones; his sister, Wanda Rankin; and his Aunt and Uncle who raised him from childhood, Ruth and Bill Medina. Billy Joe served in the Armed Forces as a Sergeant for 10 years and was honorably discharged, December 16, 1976. He also served our country in the Vietnam War. Growing up BJ cared for and nurtured animals and always had a tender heart towards them long into his adult life. He cared for his wife Sherri and daughters Melany and Kristin for many years. He enjoyed camping in the great outdoors, watching for bats at night, and caring for his animals. He enjoyed taking his daughters fishing. There will be a private ceremony to celebrate his life with immediate family only. The family is respectfully asking for donations toward the cremation costs to funeral home at Tri-County funeral 512-256-1220.