May 27, 1943—Sept. 16, 2015 Bobby Gene Smith, 72, of Crossville, TN, passed away Wednesday, Sept. 16, 2015, at Cumberland Medical Center in Crossville, TN. He was born May 27, 1943, in Crossville, son of the late Kermit Smith and Mary Evelyn (Barnwell) Smith. He worked at Kerns Bread as a supervisor and was a member of the Homestead Methodist Church. He is survived by his wife, Linda Kay Smith, Crossville, TN; son, Tim Smith (Greta); daughter, Terri Lynn DeBord (Waymon); brothers, Billy Smith (Charolotte), Lynn Smith (Anita), Jimmy Smith (Diane) and Ronnie Smith; and grandchild, Heather Antwine (James), Kerigan Smith, Hutson Smith and Gracea Smith. Bobby is also survived by a host of nieces, nephews and cousins. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his son, Eddie Elmore. Funeral services were held at Bilbrey Funeral Home on Saturday, Sept. 19, 2015, at 5 p.m. with Bro. Brian Smith and Pastor Monica Mowdy officiating. Interment was in Crossville City Cemetery. Pallbearers were Hutson Smith, James Antwine, Brent Smith, Jamie Smith, Kevin Smith and Joey Smith. Bilbrey Funeral Home, Inc. (www.bilbreyfh.com) was in charge of the arrangements.
Published on  September 21, 2015