Bobby G. Sturgill, 82, went to be with the Lord on June 23, 2019.
He was born on December 9, 1936 in Wise County, Virginia to Haskel Sturgill and Ethel (Blair) Sturgill.
He married Emma Jean (Raleigh) Sturgill on July 21, 1956 and she survives.
In addition to Jean, he leaves behind his children, Patricia (Tom) Houck, David (Tammy) Sturgill and Brenda (David) Turner; brothers, Charles Sturgill and Tommy Sturgill; sister, Wilma Staker; eight grandchildren and 16 great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents and three brothers.
Bob retired from Hydro Conduit Corporation in 2002. He loved hunting, fishing, gardening and spending time with his family. He cherished his family and friends and will be truly missed.
Visitation will be from noon to 2 p.m. Saturday, June 29, 2019 at Freeman Family Funeral Homes and Crematory, 819 S. Harrison St. in Shelbyville.
Funeral services will be at 2 p.m. Saturday at the funeral home, with Damon Dixon and Bill Maggard officiating.
Interment will be at Miller Cemetery in Shelby County.
Memorial contributions may be made to the donor’s choice of charity.
Online condolences may be shared with Bobby’s family at www.freemanfamilyfuneralhomes.com.