Billy Joe (Bobby) Cain, age 52, of Chillicothe, Ohio passed away February 5, 2022 at Norton Audubon Hospital in Louisville, Kentucky. Billy was a member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints in Chillicothe, Ohio, a graduate of Waverly High School and was employed by Sofidel America in Circleville, Ohio.
Billy was born in Louisville, Kentucky on March 17, 1969 to the late James Thomas Cain Sr. and Pauline Norton Gowen Cain. He was the youngest of thirteen siblings. Billy was preceded in death by one sister, Imogene Gowen Blair and three brothers, Willard Earl Gowen, Jerry Wayne Gowen and Wylie Edward Gowen Jr. He is survived by five brothers; Chester Allen (Cindy) Gowen, Donald Ray (Tina) Cain both of Waverly, Ohio, Rodney Eugene (Lisa) Gowen of Washington Court House, Ohio, James Thomas Cain Jr. of Chillicothe, Ohio, Harvey J. (Beth) Cain of Miami, Oklahoma and three sisters, Connie Joe Powell, Debra Pauline Allen both of Waverly and Bonnie Jane Cain of Leesburg, Ohio. One brother-in-law, Bill Blair of Louisville, Kentucky and several nieces and nephews.
Billy was an avid outdoorsman who loved hunting and fishing with family and friends. He enjoyed playing pool and spending his spare time with his nephews, Dale and Cody Allen and great niece Natalie.
Funeral services will be 10:00 a.m. on Saturday, February 12, 2022 at Botkin Hornback Funeral Home with Bishop Ronald Keith James officiating. Burial will follow in Evergreen Union Cemetery on Bridge Street in Waverly. Family will receive friends at the funeral home from 4:00 – 7:00 p.m. on Friday.