2016-01-07 / Obituaries

Bobby Joe Coffey

Bobby Joe Coffey, born October 14, 1932 in Austin, TX., went to be with our Lord on December 29, 2015 at the age of 83 from injuries suffered in an ATV accident at his home on October 15, 2015. Son of William David and Abbie Coffey, preceded in death by his son Jack David Coffey and daughter Bobetta Coffey Bishop. Survivors include his wife of 60 yeas Judie Branum Coffey, of Lexington; brother William David Coffey Jr. and wife Estelle of Austin, sister Georgia Simons of California, Lou Knudson of Georgetown, daughter Kellye Coffey McEvers and son in law Blake McEvers of Crandall, TX. Also survived by 5 grandchildren, Jason Bishop, Chad Bishop and Fiancée Ashley Hollinsworth, Jamie Coffey and wife Jackie, Kory Coffey Gonzalez and husband Jamie, Dre Bishop and wife Jennifer.

Bobby and Judie were blessed with 8 great grandchildren, Ella, Bella, Skyler, David, Dylan, Davyn, Ashlyn, Camile; numerous nieces, nephews, and countless treasured friends. Honoring Bobby as pallbearers were Jack Ruthven, Blake McEvers, Gary Bailey, Kenny Merrill, Jamie Coffey, Jamie Gonzalez, and Drew Bishop.

A Celebration of Life service was held Thursday, December 31, 2015 at Knobb Springs Baptist Church, with burial at Burns Cemetery.

In Lieu of flowers the family respectfully requests that donations be made in Bobby’s memory to Knobb Springs Baptist Church or charity of your choice.

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