William Toney


William McNutt Toney, 88, of Paris, passed away March 6, 2019. He was in the oil business and retired from Standard Oil.

No services are planned.

Mr. Toney is survived by two sisters, Sue Ann Toney Collins of Las Cruces, N.M., and Lucienne Toney Hale of Paris; nephews and nieces, Sean V. Hale and David P. Hale, both of Paris, Julia Ray Davison of Arizona, Jennifer Pfleging and Elizabeth Pfleging, both of California; two great-nieces and two great-nephews, Megan Hale Douglas, Haley Miller, Logan Hale and Luke Hale; and two great-great-nieces and one great-great-nephew.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Jo Anne Staley Toney; and his parents George and Bertha Toney, all of Paris.

Following retirement, Mr. Toney and his wife lived in Florida for many years before returning to Paris to make their home.

He was a veteran of the Korean War and was a Mason and Shriner.