William Garland Peek, born on April 24, 1938 in Memphis, Tennessee to William Winston and Frances Schoggen Peek, passed away at 12:25 pm on Friday, June 6, 2014.
formative years in Memphis, Tennessee and Blytheville, Arkansas before moving to Baton Rouge with his
parents in the mid 1950's.
He graduated from Istrouma High School in 1956.
He marched in University of Alabama's Million Dollar Marching Band and then returned to Baton Rouge and graduated from LSU earning a BA in Business.
Billy was in LSU's ROTC Program, then served in the U.S. Army Reserves and U.S. Air Force Reserves.
After working his way through LSU, Billy worked for the LA Department of Revenue then successfully ran his own business, William G. Peek, Bookkeeping and Tax Services for more than 40 years.