Billy Jo Armes, age 68, passed away on Nov. 22, 2022, at his home in Grantsburg surrounded by his family after a long battle with cancer and Parkinson’s disease.
Billy graduated from Burlington High School. He went to machinist school at Pinellas Tech in Pinellas, FL. He worked at American Motors. In 1985, he began his trucking career with Border Transportation and Airline Transportation Specialist where he mostly hauled jet engines for Northwest Airlines.