William Harrison (Bill) McEntire
Last updated 4/12/2021 at 2:36pm
William Harrison (Bill) McEntire, 93, passed away April 3, 2021, in Brevard.
Born in Rutherford County, June 24, 1927, he was the older of two children born to William Jesse McEntire, and Ethel Hardin McEntire.
Billy, as he was affectionately called, grew up in a colorful and lively family that boasted many aunts, uncles and cousins.
Throughout the trying times of The Great Depression and World War II, the family found sustenance as they shared stories and laughter on their front porch and around the family table, overflowing with delicious southern foods.
As a young boy, he leaned towa...