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Bobby R. Wilson, age 63, of Somerset, passed away on Saturday, December 19, 2015, at the Jean Waddle Hospice Care Center.
Bobby was born on December 1, 1952, in Faubush, to Joseph S. and Josephine Wilson. He was a graduate of the Nancy High School Class of 1970. He was a retired truck operator. Bobby enjoyed motorcycle riding, cars and attending car shows. Bobby was a member of Potter’s Place Church, of Somerset. He loved spending time with family and friends. His grandchildren, Olivia, Brett and Brian were his pride and joy.
He is survived by his mother, Josephine Wilson, of Somerset; his son, Robert (and Scarlett) Wilson, of Somerset; his daughter, Krista (and Jason) Molen, of Nancy; his brothers, Michael Wilson, of the Woodstock Community, and Darrell (and Phyllis) Wilson, of Somerset; a special friend, Jennifer Wesley, of Somerset; three grandchildren, Olivia Wilson, Brett Barker and Brian Molen; nephews, Darrell (and Jacqueline) Wilson, Daniel (and Rachael) Wilson, and Billy “B.J.” Wilson; and his niece, Francis (and Lucas) Turner.
Bobby is preceded in death by his father, Joseph S. Wilson; and his wife, Janice K. Eastham Wilson.
Visitation will be on Tuesday, December 22, 2015, after 5:00 p.m., in Chapel A of Southern Oaks Funeral Home.
The funeral service will be held on Wednesday, December 23, 2015, at 11:00 a.m., in the Southern Oaks Funeral Home Chapel, with Bro. Clyde Strunk and Bro. Donovan Burton officiating.
Burial will be in Lakeside Memorial Gardens. Pallbearers will be Roy Roberts, Jason Molen, Lucas Turner, Bill Andrews, Kenny Wilson and Harley Wilson. Honorary Pallbearers will be Olan Couch and Lowell Wilson.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations made to Hospice of Lake Cumberland.
Southern Oaks Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.