Bobby Gene (Bob) Yerby, 86, of Hamilton, passed away on Tuesday, Oct. 31, 2023, at his residence. He was born in Alabama on Monday, March 15, 1937, to his parents, Alvin and Edith (Randolph) Yerby.
He leaves to cherish his memories, his wife, Nellie (Miller) Yerby; son, Terrence Yerby; daughter, Nellie Jane Short (husband, Robert); grandchildren, Daniel Short, Matthew Short, Adam Short, Sinjun Yerby and Kaileen Yerby; great-grandchildren, Zachary Short and Tyler Short; a host nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Alvin and Edith Yerby; brothers, Tom, Joe, Daniel and Bill Yerby; sister, Jackie Cantrell.
The funeral service was held Saturday, Nov. 4, 2023, in the Marion County Funeral Home Chapel and was officiated by Bro. Todd Clippard with interment at Hamilton Memory Gardens.
Marion County Funeral Home
3325 Bexar Avenue East
Hamilton, AL 35570
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