Billy Gene Michaels, Jr., 52, of Richmond died Saturday, January 23. Visitation will be from 4 to 6 p.m. on Thursday, January 28 at Thurman Funeral Home. Inurnment will be held by the family at a later date. The family suggests memorial contributions be made to the Billy Gene Michaels, Jr. Memorial Fund. They can be left at or mailed to the funeral home.