Bobby Wayne Tubbs, Sr.
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Bobby Wayne Tubbs, Sr. , Age: 82
April 06, 1935 -- December 21, 2017

Bobby W. Tubbs, Sr., 82, of Lenexa, met his Lord and Savior on December 21, 2017. Visitation will be 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. Wednesday, December 27 at Overland Park Baptist Temple, 11648 Antioch Rd, Overland Park, KS; followed by a funeral service at 11:00 a.m. Private interment at Chapel Hill Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be given to St. Jude Children’s Hospital.

Bobby was born in Marked Tree, Arkansas, the son of Marvin Richard and Celia (Butts) Tubbs, on April 6, 1935. He grew up in rural Arkansas doing various jobs making money. And as young men, Bobby picked cotton with Johnny Cash long before Johnny became a famous singer. Eventually, Bobby moved to Kansas City area. He married Shirley Ann Northington on March 6, 1979. He worked for the Kaw Valley Sand and Gravel as an operating engineer on a River Sand Dredger for over 30 years until his retirement. Following retirement, Shirley and Bob retired to Pomme De Terre Lake Community and were members of the Galmey Community Bible Church. They finally moved back to Lenexa to be closer to family. They were members of Overland Park Baptist Temple for many years.

Bobby is preceded in death by two children, Steven Tubbs and Teresa Shelton; brothers, Junior and Don; and sister, Inez.

He is survived by his wife of 38 years, Shirley; son, Bobby Wayne Tubbs, Jr.; son, Mike Rollwagen and wife Susan; son, Jesse Rollwagen and wife Sybil; son, Kelly Rollwagen; daughter, Joni Burch and husband Marty; sister, Ludean Rogers and husband Gordon; and his loving grandchildren and great grandchildren.

Additional Service: Visitation
Location: Overland Park Baptist Temple
Address: 11648 Antioch Road
City: Overland Park
State: KS
Zip Code: 66210
Date: December 27, 2017
Time: 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.
Additional Information: No Additional Information Added
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Additional Service: Funeral Service
Location: Overland Park Baptist Temple
Address: 11648 Antioch Road
City: Overland Park
State: KS
Zip Code: 66210
Date: December 27, 2017
Time: 11:00 a.m.
Additional Information: No Additional Information Added
Google Map: Click Here to see Location on Map.