Posted: Mon 8:50 AM, May 06, 2013
Funeral Home: Callaway-Allee Funeral Home
William "Billy" Schulman
August 3, 1926 - May 2, 2013
Mr. Bill Schulman, age 86 of Latexo, Texas passed away Thursday May 2, 2013, under the care of Hospice Brazos Valley in Bryan. He was born August 3, 1926 in Houston and was 6 weeks old when his family moved to Bryan in 1926, where he lived, worked and raised his family. He and wife, Christine relocated and have been residents of Latexo since 1987.
Mr. Schulman was a veteran of the United States Army First Calvary Division having served in the Pacific conflict during World War II. He attended Texas A&M College and was in the class of 1948. Mr. Schulman was a member of the Bryan Lions Club and a proud supporter of Texas A&M University. He was the owner and operator of Schulman Theatres, Inc. During retirement, he and his wife owned and operated the Ritz Theatre in Crockett. He continued the tradition of hosting an annual Canned Food Christmas Show that supports needy families which was started by his father, Morris Schulman in Bryan in 1929.
Survivors include wife, Christine Schulman of Latexo; sons, Morris Schulman and wife, Melissa of Bryan, Mark Schulman and wife, Nancy of Waco, Craig Schulman and wife, Cheryl of Bryan; grandchildren, Jackie Schulman, Jacob Schulman and wife, Cristina, Lauren Schulman Thorne and husband, Tim Nathan Schulman, Joshua Schulman, Morris Schulman, Jr., Alex Schulman, Clayton Schulman, Regan Schulman, Emily Schulman and Caroline Schulman; great-grandchildren, Brendan Thorne, Griffin Thorne, Kyleigh Schulman and Elly Thorne; numerous nieces, nephews and other relatives. He was preceded in death by parents, Morris and Edna Schulman and brother, Al Schulman.
Funeral services for Mr. Bill Schulman will be held Sunday, May 5, 2013 at 2 p.m. at Callaway-Allee Memorial Chapel, in Crockett with Rev. David Camp officiating. Interment will follow in Evergreen Memorial Park. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Hospice Brazos Valley. Condolences may be left at