Bobby Gene Primrose, 76, of Sharon passed away from this life on Sunday, Sept. 9, 2018, at his residence.
Funeral services will be 2 p.m. Saturday at the Karnes & Son Funeral Home-Kenton Chapel, with Nathan Horton officiating. Interment will follow in Tansil Cemetery, near Sharon.
The family will receive friends from 5-8 p.m. on Friday at the funeral home.
He was born Oct. 7, 1941, in Kenton, the son of Murrel Odell and Lou Emma Ring Primrose.
He was retired from the Obion County Sheriff’s Department and the Kenton Police Department and was Baptist in faith.
He is survived by his daughter, Darla Elliott and husband Terry; three grandchildren, Erin Elliott, Sarah Elliott Thomasson and Rebecca Elliott Hart; three great-grandchildren, Elliott Thomasson, Hadley Thomasson and Caroline Hart; one brother, J.D. Primrose; and two sisters, Karon Smith and Peggy Hutchison.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Carol Primrose; his parents; one brother, Jerry Primrose; and a sister, Shelby Jean Kennemer.
Condolences may be expressed to the family at www.karnesandsonfuneralhome.com.