Billy Trusley was born in Picayune, Mississippi to Bill and Louise Trusley. At the age of 18 he received the baptism of the Holy Ghost. In July 1989, Billy married Terri Magee of Bogalusa, Louisiana. She is the daughter of Rev. Randall and Shirley Magee. Her pastors were Virgil and Kevin Cox. God blessed this couple with a beautiful baby girl November 24, 1995. Le’Anna Victoria Trusley was welcomed by her parents and has been a joy to them since that day.
After serving as Assistant Pastor, Sunday School Superintendent and Teacher, Youth Leader, and Sectional Youth leader in Poplarville, Mississippi, God called the Trusleys to Pearl River, Louisiana in May of 2000. They were in their first service Mother’s Day of 2000. They have been privileged to serve the wonderful congregation of Pine Grove, UPC since that time. In addition to his regular duties to the church, he has worked with the Louisiana District United Pentecostal Church International for the past 5 years. In 2005, he was elected to Section 1 Secretary and served in that position prior to becoming presbyter in 2009. Reverend Trusley also serves on the Board of Directors for the Lighthouse Ranch for Boys.