Bobby King Barger, 80, of Afton, the Cross Anchor community, passed away Monday at his home.
Bobby was a lifelong farmer and a veteran of the U.S. Army, serving as military police on the island of Okinawa.
He is survived by his two daughters: Annette Barger Guelli, and Rachel Barger and her partner, Joey Charlton, all of the Cross Anchor community; two granddaughters: Alexa Banks and her husband, Tyler, and Corinne Guelli; a great-grandson: Nolan Banks; several cousins; and his faithful dog: Toby.
Bobby was preceded in death by his wife: Cleophia S. Barger; his grandparents: Grover and Minnie King; and his parents: Helen King and Robert T. Barger.
The family will receive friends from 5-7 p.m. Friday at Kiser-Rose Hill Funeral Home. The memorial service will follow at 7 p.m. Friday at Kiser-Rose Hill Chapel with Nathan Reynolds officiating.
The Greene County Honor Guard and the Tennessee National Guard honor team will conduct a military service Friday preceding the memorial service.
Interment will be at a later date at Cross Anchor Cemetery.
Honorary Pallbearers will be his livestock buddies and the many friends at the Hoover Jail.
Condolences may be sent to the Barger family at www.kiserrosehillfuneralhome.com.