Mr. William Chester "Bill" Silvers, a native of Riverside, California and a resident of Orange Beach, Alabama since 1982, died on Sunday, Aug. 18, 2019 at his residence.
He was a previous resident of Idaho, which he considered his second home.
Mr. Silvers was requested to build City Hall in Orange Beach, the fire and police departments in Orange Beach, the Sportsplex where a street is named after him and other municipal buildings for the city.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Jack and Mary Silvers; and his daughter, Cyndi.
Mr. Silvers is survived by his wife, Eleanor Silvers; his children, Pamela Davis, Rob Silvers, Jeff Silvers, Suzie Flowers and Melissa Sawrey; 14 grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
Funeral services were held from Christian Life Church in Orange Beach on Thursday, Aug. 22 at noon.
The family received friends at the church on Thursday from 10 a.m. until noon.
The family requested that no ties be worn to the service.