Bobby R. Neighbors, 79, of Trenton
died, Saturday, May 03, 2008 at St. Joseph Hospital in Breese.
He was born October 3, 1928 in
Harrisburg, IL to Med and Pearl (Edwards)
Neighbors: they preceded him in death. He is also preceded in
death by brothers Gary and Edward Neighbors.
He married Gloria Stone,
May 20, 1951 in Tilden, IL; she
survives in Trenton.
Also surviving are sons Dr. David
(Jan) Neighbors of Trenton, IL, James (Terri) Neighbors of Burke,VA.
4 grandchildren Matthew, Kelly, Beth,
and LeeAnne Neighbors
A brother Earl (Alicia) Neighbors of
St. Louis, MO
A sister Joyce (Dwight) Saffel of
Bobby retired from 20 years of
ministry with Grace Community Baptist Church of Trenton, IL. Bobby
also served from 1987-1990 as a part time pastor for Pleasant Grove
Baptist Church in Cooksmills, IL.
He was an avid woodworker for 14
years. He was a teacher in Industrial Arts for the school districts
of Granite City, Cahokia, and Wesclin High Schools. He is a Veteran
in the U.S. Navy.
Member of Highland Community Church
in Highland, IL. Volunteer for the St.
Joseph Hospital Auxiliary in Breese, IL.
Visitation will be held
Monday, May 5, 2008 from 4 to 9
PM at the Moss Funeral Home in
Trenton. and Tuesday, May 6
from 9 to 10 AM at Highland Community Church of Highland.
Funeral Services will be held on
Tuesday, May 6, 2008 at Highland Community Church in Highland, IL at 10:00AM. Dr. Larry Wise
officiating. Interment at Trenton Cemetery.
Memorials can be made to Highland
Community Church, Grace Community Baptist Church, and
Fellowship of Christian Athletes and will be received at the funeral
Expressions of sympathy can be sent