Bill was born Aug. 30, 1935, in Terre Haute, as the son of David George and Mary Osmon Came.
He graduated from Rose Polytechnic Institute and began a career as an aerospace engineer.
He had also worked as a high school math teacher and a mathematics professor at Santa Ana College.
He served in the Indiana National Guard.
He married Linda Lou Cravens.
He was a Clay County Reserve Deputy Sheriff and had attended the Center Point United Methodist Church.
He was an active member of Center Point Masonic Lodge 597, Zorah Shrine and Scottish Rite.
He was preceded in death by his parents and his wife Linda Lou Came, who died Jan. 5, 2008.
He is survived by daughter Katherine Sue Ellis and husband Timothy, The Colony, Texas, sons David William Came, Indianapolis, and Richard Alan Came, Center Point, five grandsons, six great-grandchildren, and one sister, Mary Lou Montgomery and husband John, Indianapolis.
Moore Funeral Home was chosen to provide cremation services.
Visitation with the family will be 10 a.m.-noon, Saturday, June 6, at the funeral home. A memorial service will be conducted at noon, Saturday, with memorial services by the Masonic Lodge.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Shriners Hospital for Crippled Children, 2900 Rocky Point Dr., Tampa, Fla., 33607-1460.
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