Funeral services for Bobby Joe Essary, 74, of Corinth, are set for 3:00pm on Thursday, July 12, 2018 at Magnolia Funeral Home Chapel of Memories with interment to follow at Union Baptist Church Cemetery.
Visitation will be held on Thursday, July 12, 2018 from 1:00pm-3:00pm at Magnolia Funeral Home. Born September 22, 1943 in Corinth, MS., Bobby passed away on Sunday, July 8, 2018 at Sanctuary Hospice House in Tupelo.
He was a retired factory worker and of the Pentecostal faith. Bobby was very patriotic; he loved his country and his flag and enjoyed deer hunting with his brothers and spending time with his sisters, brothers, nieces and nephews.
He is survived by his brother, Benny Essary and wife Carolyn of Brownsville, TN; son, Chad Essary and wife Shannon of Ramer, TN; 3 grandchildren, Logan Essary, Hailey Essary and C. J. Essary; sisters, Kathy Huff and Sue McCreary both of Corinth, Numerous nieces, nephews, other relatives and a host of friends.
Bobby was preceded in death by his father, Cliff Essary; mother, Alton McCalla Essary; brothers, Jimmy Essary, Norbin Essary and Jay Essary and a sister, Beatrice Clyte Morrow. Bro. Tim Dixon will officiate the service.
Pallbearers will be David Huff, Zach Huff, Andrew Vinson, George Martin , David Curry and Adrian Essary.
Magnolia Funeral Home is honored to serve the family of Bobby Joe Essary.