Bobby Fofar

Apr 4th, 2003

Mitchell-Hughes Funeral Home
Bobby J. Fofar

Marion-Bobby J. Fofar, 61, died 8:00 P.M., Thursday, April 3, 2003 at St. Louis University Hospital in St. Louis, Missouri.

He was born on February 15, 1942 in Marion to Bruno and Mary Ruth (Sheer) Fofar. They both preceded him in death. He married Barbara Stone on January 31, 1976 in Marion, she survives.

He was a retired coal miner having worked at Freeman # 6 for 26 years as a Roof Bolter. He loved fishing and camping and the outdoors. He will be sadly missed by his Yorkie, Megan.

Survivors include:
Wife: Barbara Fofar-Marion
Daughter: DeAnn Mangan-Marion
Daughter: Angela (Larry) Johnson-Marion
Daughter: Teresa (David) Trumbley-Marion
Granddaughter: Jennifer Nicole Harmon
Grandson: Justin Kivett Fofar
Grandson: Dale Mangan
Granddaughter: Angel LaRee Johnson
Grandson: Brandon Wayne Johnson
Stepmother: Wilma Fofar
Step-grandchild: Tonya Smith
Step-grandchild: Brooke Johnson
Step great-grandchildren: Mikala and Andrew
Brother: Richard (Debbie) Fofar-Pittsburg
Brother: Randy Fofar-Johnston City
Sister: Wanda (Elvin) McCuan-Pittsburg
Sister: Kim (Cletus) Harris-Marion
StepBrother: Donnie Gibbons
Several nieces and nephews, brothers and sister in laws

He was preceded in death by his parents, and a daughter, Robin Fofar.

Funeral Services will be held on Monday, April 7, 2003 at 1:00 at the Mitchell-Hughes Funeral Home with the Rev. Paul Lee officiating. Burial will follow at Rose Hill Cemetery. Visitation will be held on Sunday evening until 5:00 until 9:00 P.M. at the Funeral Home.

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