OBITUARY: Bobby Stafford


Bobby Stafford, age 75 of Gallatin, Tennessee passed away on Monday, January 30, 2023.

Mr. Stafford was born August 8, 1947 in Gainesboro, TN.

He is preceded in death by father, Grover Cecil Stafford; and sister, Dottie Dawes.

He is survived by wife of 55 years, Darlene Watson Stafford of Gallatin; mother, Flora May Stafford of Gainesboro; son, Richard Stafford of Gallatin; daughter, Sabrina Taylor (Jason) of Gallatin; brothers, Brown Stafford (Helen) of Gainesboro, Grover Stafford of Gainesboro, Danny Stafford of Gainesboro, and Mikey Stafford of Gainesboro; sisters, Dece Key of Gainesboro and Mary Lou Carmack of Gainesboro; 6 grandchildren, Cody Stafford (Austin), Dustin Stafford (Felicia), Brooke Johnson, Dalton Stafford, Allee Burch, and Whitney Burch; and 3 great-grandchildren, Aleaha Baez, Alivia Baez, and Lane Stafford.

Funeral Service will be Friday, February 3rd at 2:00 p.m. in the chapel of Sellars Family Heritage at Gallatin. Visitation will be Thursday, February 2nd from 2:00 until 7:00 p.m. and Friday, February 3rd from 12:00 p.m. until time of service at 2:00 p.m. Interment will follow the service at Historic Gallatin Cemetery, with Dustin Stafford, Dalton Stafford, Johnny Kelly, Russ Evans, Bill Brake, Bubba Watson, and Phillip Brinkley serving as pallbearers.

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