William A. Black, of Edgar Springs, MO, passed away Tuesday, January 15, 2013 at the age of 49.

He was born on July 29, 1963 in Texas County, MO to William Sidney Black and Barbara (Harris) Black.  On June 23, 2001, he married Kathy (Hall) Black who survives of the home.

Bill loved to fish and hunt.  He also loved riding his Harley Davidson motorcycle.

He was preceded in death by his grandparents.

Bill will be sadly missed by his surviving family which includes:  his wife, Kathy Black of Edgar Springs; his parents, Sid and Barb Black of Edgar Springs; one son, Keith Black and his companion Brandy of Rolla; two brothers, Dywaine Black and wife Jackie of Rolla and Norman Black of Edgar Springs; three grandchildren, Felicity, Cloe and Chance; and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, and many, many friends.

A funeral service for William A. Black will be conducted at 2 p.m. on Thursday, January 17, 2013 at the Null and Son Funeral Home in Rolla.  Interments will follow in the Edgar Springs Cemetery.  A visitation for family and friends will be held prior to the service beginning at 11 a.m.

Online condolences may be offered at www.nullandsonfuneralhome.com.

All arrangements are under the direction of the Null and Son Funeral Home of Rolla.