Billy Doyle Large, 82, of Nashville, Tennessee, passed away on August 17, 2021, at Trevecca Center for Rehabilitation and Healing, in Nashville.
Billy was born on September 7, 1938, in Roswell, New Mexico. He served in the United States Army briefly in the early 1960s. He then found his way to Nashville, where he had a career as a musician and songwriter. Achievements of Mr. Large include a #1 song and a cover by Johny Cash.
An interment service with military honors will take place on Thursday, October 14, at 11:00 a.m. at Middle Tennessee Veterans Cemetery, 7931 McCrory Ln, Nashville, TN 37221.
Arrangements are entrusted to Sumner Funeral & Cremation, 128 A West Eastland Avenue, Gallatin, Tennessee, 37066, 615-452-9059. Condolences may be shared via the online guestbook at