Bobby J. French, 80, formerly of Marshall, died Wednesday, Dec. 31, 2003, at Point Lookout Nursing Home in Hollister.
Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 3, at Reser Funeral Home in Warsaw. Rev. Paul Midgett will officiate. Visitation will be from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday, Jan. 2, at the funeral home. Graveside services will be at 4 p.m. Saturday at Salt Fork Cemetery near Nelson.
Born June 30, 1923, in Blackwater, he was the son of the late Kenneth and Francis Maddox French. He lived in the Marshall area and was a dispatcher for a cab company. In March, 1973, he married Geneva "Jody" Chrisman, who preceded him in death Aug. 8, 2001. He spent most of his married life living near Deepwater.
Survivors include one sister, Barbara Day of Lincoln; and several nieces and nephews.
In addition to his parents and wife, he was preceded in death by one brother and one sister.