William H. "Billy" Applegate, 69, of Versailles, husband of Dorothy Hughes Applegate, died Friday March 10, 2017. Born May 26, 1947, in Lexington, he was the son of the late David and Georgie Linville Applegate. In addition to his wife, he is survived by three step-daughters, Francis, Mary, and Amber; seven grandchildren, Ko-de, Damean, Carmen, Conner, Chance, Carson and Corina; a sister, Janis McCarty; and a brother, Steve Applegate. A sister, Barbara Howell, and three brothers, Calvin, David and Ben Applegate, are deceased. A memorial gathering was held Tuesday, March 14, at the Comfort Inn, Nicholasville.