Obituary: Bobby Gene Cleghorn


Bobby Gene Cleghorn of Cullman, Alabama passed away Feb. 21, 2020 at the age of 85.

He was born in Cullman July 15, 1934 to James Finis and Polly Woodard Cleghorn.

He worked as a poultry processing plant manager for Golden Rod Poultry.

He is preceded in death by his parents and a brother Delmer Cleghorn.

Funeral services are Sunday, Feb. 23, 2020 at 2:30 p.m. at Liberty Baptist Church in Helicon, Alabama with Revs. John Richter and Kerry Cleghorn officiating. Mr. Cleghorn will lie in state at the church for one hour prior to the service. Interment will be in the adjoining cemetery.

Survivors are his loving wife of 68 years Bobbie Nell Cleghorn; daughters Debbie (Britt) Tolbert and Lisa (Ricky) Bates; son Terry (Judy) Cleghorn; sister Olivia (Boyd) Carter; grandchildren Tera Cabri (Kevin Thomas), Ashley (Jeremy) Scott, Morgan Griffin (Jason McCullough), Justin (Morgan) Bates, and Karah (Austin) Sullivan; and six great-grandchildren.

Pallbearers are Jeff Carter, Michael Umphrey, Larry Naves, Al Hughes, Larry Holt, and Don Hewitt, and honorary pallbearers are his special neighbors and Daniel Cabri.

Donations can be made to Liberty Baptist Church Cemetery Fund at 230 County Road 22, Arley, AL 35551.

Visitation is Saturday, Feb. 22, 2020 at Moss Funeral Home from 5:30-8 p.m.

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