Bobby Gene Smith - age: 74
(November 08, 1935 to August 19, 2010 )
Resident of Visalia, California
Visitation will be held on Monday, August 23, 2010 from 2:00 to 6:00 PM at Evans Miller Guinn Chapel. Graveside services will be held at Exeter District Cemetery on Tuesday August 24 at 10:00 am.
Bobby Gene Smith passed away in on August 19, 2010 in Visalia, California surrounded by his family.
Bob was born November 8, 1935 in Brixey, Mo. to homer and Ruth Smith. Bob spent his childhood year in Ava, Missouri where he graduated from Ava High School in 1954. Bob moved to California in 1957 and had owned and operated several service stations throughout his life. He was well known for his work as a mechanic. Most recently he owned Underground Tank Testing Services. Bob served as a volunteer for the both the Exeter Fire and Police Department for many years.
His was preceded in death by his wife Wanda Smith in Sept 2009, his parents, his sisters Eva, Edith and Jewel and his brother, Argene.
He is survived by his daughters Kathy Subia, Visalia, CA and Marcia Lemons, Katy TX, his stepchildren Tim Shields, Visalia, CA and Felisha Smith, Lemon Cove, CA, 12 grandchildren and 14 great grandchildren.