William "Bill" Bisso Jr. of St. James entered into rest February 9, 2013, at his home at the age of 65 years, 8 months and 24 days. Son of the late William Bisso, Sr. and Julia Bisso of St. James, Mo. Bill was united in marriage to Linda Robyn on January 3, 1968. She resides at the family home with son Joshua Bisso.

He leaves behind his wife Linda and two sons William Bisso III of Anderson, CA. and wife Renee and two grandchildren William Bisso IV and Edward Bisso and son Joshua Bisso of St. James, Mo. He is further survived by his three brothers Robert Bisso and wife Brenda of St. Louis, Mo. and Kenneth Bisso and wife Flo of St. Louis, Mo. and Thomas Bisso of St. James, Mo.

Preceding him in death is Joseph Bisso, brother and William Bisso, Sr., father. Bill will be missed by nieces and nephews, and his dog Baby.

Bill was an active member of St. James Christian Church. He had a masters of Science in Education from Southwest Baptist University. Also received a Bachelor of Arts from University of Missouri in Rolla. He taught five years in Linn, Mo. and Salem, Mo. school districts. Was Blue Cross and Blue Shield Agent for many years. His hobbies were studying history with Tom Eldredge, enjoyed Civil War Re-enactment, Rendez-Vous and Native American Pow Wows. His passion was planting various kinds of trees and planting a small garden.

Memorial Services for William Bisso will be Saturday, February 23, 2013 at 2:00 pm at the St. James Christian Church, 227 E. Scioto, St. James, Mo. with Alan Wynn officiating with Cathy Wynn organist.

In lieu of flowers memorials are requested to the St. James Christian Church in St. James, Mo.

Those wishing to leave online condolences may do so at www.jonesfunerals.com.

All arrangements are under the direction of the Jones Funeral Home in St. James, Mo.