Bobby Allen Compton, 80, died Tuesday, July 21, 2020 at his home in Adair County.
He was born May 3, 1940, in Adair County, to the late Edgar Riley and Fannie Keltner Compton, a member of Big Creek Missionary Baptist Church, a US Army Veteran and retired from Wabash Fiber Box Company in Argo, Ill. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by three brothers and one sister, Harold, Jimmy and Eddie Compton and Helen Keltner.
Survivors include; his wife Peggy Lynne French Compton of Adair County; two daughters Glenda (Dale) Wilson of Lockport, Ill. and Deanna (Darrell) Price of Jabez, Ky; one brother Danny Joe (Anne) Compton of Adair County; one sister Judy Coomer of Adair County; eight grandchildren, 11 great grandchildren, several nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends
Funeral service were held Saturday, July 25, 2020 at Grissom-Martin Funeral Home with Bro. Sammy Norris officiated.
Burial in Moore Cemetery.
Grandsons served as casket bearers.
Grissom-Martin Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.