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Jerry Ray Bobbitt

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Jerry Ray Bobbitt, age 70, of Weches passed away Sunday, January 19, 2020 at his residence. Jerry was born September 17, 1949 in Crockett to parents, John Roy Bobbitt and Dorothy Lee Pyle Bobbitt. He owned and operated Bobbitt Plumbing for more than 40 years and also was a rancher. Jerry was a member of the Crockett United Pentecostal Church.

Jerry is survived by children, Jeff and Tabitha Bobbitt of Palestine, Sissy and Randy Lively of Crockett, Jeremy and Dylis Anne Bobbitt of Latexo, Ryan Bobbitt of Grapeland; grandchildren, Jordan Bobbitt of Grapeland, Haylei Clark and husband, Jr. of Rusk, Colton & Kursten Lively of Grapeland, Justin and Jason Bobbitt of Latexo, Jax, Jett, & Judd Bobbitt of Latexo; great-grandchildren, Cooper Warren, Camden & Shyanne Clark, Jaxley, Jensen, and Jonsie Bobbitt; brothers, Johnny Bobbitt and wife, Ruth of Weches; Roy Lee Bobbitt and wife, Linda of Weches; sister, Barbara Ann Peterson and husband, Billy Ed of Cleburne; numerous nieces, nephews and other relatives. He was preceded in death by parents, Roy and Dorothy Bobbitt; brother, Charlie Bobbitt.

Funeral services for Jerry Ray Bobbitt will be held at 2:00 p.m. Friday, January 24, 2020 in the Crockett United Pentecostal Church with Brother Nathan Brooks and Brother Roy Lee Bobbitt officiating. Interment will follow in the Weches Cemetery. Family will receive friends for visitation Thursday evening from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be to the Crockett United Pentecostal Church, or the Weches Cemetery, Sharron Ivie, 616 PR 514, Grapeland, TX 75844.

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  1. Hallelujah friend your home! Sure am going miss your sense of humor, your jokes on Facebook, just knowing your not around to answer my plumbing questions. You were a dear sweet man here on Earth. Celebrate your new life, until it’s my turn, hugs and kisses!

  2. Mrs.Bobbitt and Jeremy so sorry to hear about your dad you have my love and prayers to be absent from this ole world is to be present with the Lord keep the faith

  3. Oh! LORD ! Oh Lord ! Oh Lord !
    Lift up the family LORD !
    Surround them with your presence !
    Hold them tight !
    Please LORD ! Help them feel you !

  4. RIP dear friend. We made a lot of good memories during our high school days. You made it lots of fun. Troy and I send our sincere condolences to your family
    LaWanda Thetford Pennington
    Classmate, Grapeland High School class of 1968

  5. My condolences to the Bobbit family. I remember Jerry being a really great guy with a huge sense of humor. We attended Glover School for some years before it closed. My prayers for peace and comfort at this difficult.
    With love,
    Martha Ann Creath Curry

  6. I had the honor of getting to know Jerry Ray as I served with him on the Consolidated Water Supply Board. He was a great man- courteous to everyone he met, attentive to issues, and very perceptive. I will miss him. My deepest sympathy to his family. God lift him into His Presence.

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