William W. “Bucky” Singleton, age 73, of Franklin, Ohio, died Saturday, August 9, 2014, at James Cancer Institute.

He was born in Wheeling, West Virginia, on June 1, 1941, to William and Edna Singleton.

William served in the U.S. Army from 1966 to 1968. He was employed with Marathon for 30 years and retired in 2006, driving over 2 million accident free miles.

He was involved with the Truck Rodeo Associations for 10 years, both as a participant and judge. He served with the Warren County Board of Elections since 2008.

He was preceded in death by his father, William J. Singleton, and mother, Edna Mae Singleton.

William is survived by his wife of 16 years, Linda (Powers) Singleton; son, Christopher F. (Vickie) Singleton; sister, Jody (Tony) Scenna; a brother-in-law, John Kibby and wife, Darlene; five nieces, Julie (Ephraim) Martin, Rena (Rich) Stewart, Gina Scenna, Keli Sargent, Laura Kibby; nephew, Darrell (Kim) Sargent; special friends Brian and Jenny Sleeth, Rick (Lucille) Vandeventer; many other family members and friends; and beloved pet Princess.

Funeral services are 1 p.m. Wednesday, August 13, 2014, at Anderson Funeral Homes, 1357 East Second St., Franklin, Ohio, with Steve Combs officiating. Burial will be in Springboro Cemetery with military honors.

Visitation will be Wednesday from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the funeral home. The family would like to extend a special thanks to the doctors and staff at the James Cancer Institute. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the James Cancer Center.

Please visit www.ander-son-fh.com to send an online condolence.