Robert "Bobby"'s Story
KEGLEY Robert "Bobby" Pierce Huffman, Sr. 82, of Kegley, went to his heavenly home on Thursday, May 25, 2017, after a long and hard fought battle with Alzheimer's.
Bobby passed at Bluefield Regional Medical Center surrounded by his loved ones.
Bobby was born April 24, 1935 in McComas, and was the son of the late Troy & Grace Walker Huffman. He graduated from McComas High School and spent four years in the 82nd Airborne Division as a paratrooper in the U.S. Army during the Korean Conflict. Bobby worked as a Federal Mine Inspector and retired with over 35 years of service.
Bobby was a member of Kegley Baptist Church and loved spending time outdoors. He loved gardening, farming and hunting and was a member of the Princeton Masonic Lodge #134 AF&AM.
Bobby was adored and considered irreplaceable by his grandchildren.
Bobby is survived by his loving and devoted wife of 59 years, Kaye Miller Huffman whom he married on October 13, 1956; Loving children: Bob & Alesia Huffman, Pamela & Bobby Wyatt, Mark (Tony) Huffman all of Kegley, Mary Ann & Todd Williams of Sarasota FL; Grandchildren: Brad & Chassie Huffman, Troy & Brandi Huffman, Tracy & Dana Raban, Ryan & Emilee Huffman, Josh Wyatt, Anthony & Jessica Huffman, Candice Huffman, Matt Huffman, Michael & Amanda Williams, Stephanie Farmer, Brandon & Kerri Huffman, Jonathan Huffman, Ethan Huffman, Kyle Huffman & Brooke Huffman; Nineteen great-grandchildren; Siblings: Eleanor & Freal Thompson, Barbara & Larry Spradlin, Rita & Junior Burton, and Lonnie & Ann Huffman.
Funeral services to celebrate the life of Bobby Huffman will be held at 2:00 P.M. Sunday, May 28, 2017 from the Burns Wornal Chapel of the Memorial Funeral Directory on the Athens Road in Princeton with Pastor Rick Sester officiating. Burial will follow in Roselawn Memorial Gardens in Princeton.
Friends may visit with the family Saturday from 5 until 7 PM at the funeral home.
Online condolences may be shared with the family via www.memorialfd.com.
Family & friends will serve as pallbearers.
The Huffman family is being served by the Memorial Funeral Directory and Cremation Center on the Athens Road in Princeton.
Published on May 26, 2017