OBITUARY: Robert Earl ‘Bobby’ White


Robert Earl “Bobby” White, 90, of Springfield, passed away on Monday, June 5, 2023, at NHC Healthcare in Springfield.

Mr. White was born September 29, 1932, in Springfield, to the late John James and Mary Ova Baggett White.

He was a veteran of the U.S. Army, a retired screen printer with the former NASCO Company in Springfield, and was a member of Bethlehem Baptist Church. Mr. White enjoyed gardening and spending time with his friends, neighbors, and family.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his brothers: Clifton, Wesley, W.R., Henry, Billy, and Buddy White, and by his sisters: Nancy Elmore, Frances Elmore, and Betty Jo Wyatt.

Mr. White is survived by his brother: Harold White and wife Ann of Springfield, and by several nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will be conducted Thursday, June 8th at 1:00 p.m. in the Oakhurst Chapel of the Robertson County Funeral Home with Reverend Bob Carroll officiating. Interment will follow in Springfield Memorial Gardens with family and friends serving as pallbearers. The family will receive friends on Thursday from 11:00 a.m. until service time at the funeral home.


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