Bobby Joe Foxx

Monday, October 19, 2015

Bobby Joe Foxx, 66, died Wednesday, Oct. 14, 2015, in Maury Regional Hospital in Columbia, Tennessee. Born in Lincoln County, Tennessee, to parents Joe Henry and Truly Mai (Holmon) Foxx, who precede him in death, along with two brothers, Robert Holmon and Grover Foxx.

He is survived by his loving and devoted wife of almost 40 years, Freda (Robertson) Foxx and their daughter Sabrina. He also is survived by two sisters, Sally McKinney of Nashville, Tennessee, and Mattie Robinson of Shelbyville, Tennessee; six brothers Willie M., Andy (Vickie) and Calvin (Lela) Foxx of Lewisburg, Dennis (Shanna) Foxx of Shelbyville, Ricky (Betty) Foxx of Murfreesboro, Tennessee; and Tim (Amy) Foxx of Smyrna, Tennessee; sisters-in-law, Martha Robertson of Lewisburg; and Willie Mai Snell of Nashville; and a host of nephews, nieces and cousins.

Bobby worked at Faber Castell-Sanford for many years and later at Talos Engineering, as a janitor. He served as an elder at the Kingdom Hall of Jehovah's Witnesses for many years and loved to talk about his faith to others, and he loved the association with his brothers and sisters.

A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 24, 2015, at the Kingdom Hall of Jehovah's Witnesses, 1038 War Eagle Drive, Lewisburg. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Kingdom Hall of Jehovah's Witnesses, Lewisburg.

Condolences of sympathy may be sent to www.billsmcgaugh.com.

Bills-McGaugh Funeral Home & Crematory is in charge of the arrangements.