(Thank you very much, B. Bushnell, for the below obituary.)
Athens --Services for Bobby Tom Andrews, 79, Athens are scheduled for 10 a.m., Monday, Aug. 29, 2011 at Carroll-Lehr Funeral Home with the Rev. John Green officiating. Burial will follow at 12:30 p.m. in Sunnyvale at the Long Creek Cemetery. Mr. Andrews died Aug. 25, 2011 at home. He was born April 6, 1932 in Tripp to the late Mollier Ray and Orpha Augusta Shipley Andrews. He resided in Sunnyvale until 1994, then moved to Athens. Bobby was a retired heavy equipment operator, and served a 42-year tenure with W. G. Cullum Construction Company. He was a member of Lake Athens Baptist Church. Bobby was preceded in death by brothers Doyle Andrews, David Andrews, and a sister, Cora Leona Compton. Survivors include his wife of 60 years Ramona Andrews, daughters Barbara Eggleston, Rita J DuBois and husband David, Bloomfield Hills, Mich.; son Bruce Andrews, Athens; sisters Ruth Bridges, Alba, Peggy Martin, Ennis; grandchildren Mike Ruyle, Ashley Jane DuBois, John DuBois, Damion Andrews, Devon Eggleston, J. R. Eggleston; four great-grandchildren and numerous nephews and nieces. Pallbearers will be Eric Andrews, Robert Wells, Darin Andrews and John Wells.