Bobby Lee Williard

Matthew GorrySports Writer

January 15, 2013

Bobby Lee Williard, 76, passed away Wednesday, January 09, 2013 at his home. He was born January 30, 1936 in Yadkin County to the late John William “Bill” Williard and Sarah Elizabeth Mize Williard.

Bobby was a member of Mt. Olive United Methodist Church. He was a charter member and also an active member of the Courtney Volunteer Fire Department.

Surviving are his wife Charlotte Williams Williard; children, Pamela (John) Lane, Terry (Sandra) Williard, Michelle (Tim) Turner; grandchildren, Crystal (Chris) Jester, Nicole Turner, Lauren Williard, Nathan Turner, Michael Williard; brother, Johnny (Janice) WIlliard; nephew, Barry (Patti) Williard.

His funeral service will be held at 11:00 a.m. Friday, January 11, 2013 at Mt. Olive United Methodist Church by the Rev. Jimmy Martin and the Rev. Perry Bradshaw. Burial will follow in the church cemetery.

The family will receive friends from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. Thursday, January 10, 2013 at Gentry Family Funeral Service in Yadkinville.

The family would like to thank Dr. Susan Hines and Dr. Gerald Fromson for all the love and care shown to Bobby.

Memorials can be made to Mt. Olive United Methodist Church Men’s Club, 3521 Wyo Road, Yadkinville, NC 27055.

Gentry Family Funeral Service in Yadkinville is serving the Williard family. Online condolences can be made to www.gentryfuneralservice.com.