Bobby Gene Fender, age 82, Flag Pond, passed away on Friday, December 20, 2019 at the Unicoi County Hospital. He lived most of his life in Flag Pond and was a son of the late Grady and Flossie Bailey.
He was a member of Higgins Chapel Baptist Church. Bob retired from the Town of Mars Hill where he worked in Maintenance.
He leaves behind to cherish his memory, one daughter, Mary “Susie” Dicosola; two brothers: Dorsey Bailey (Blanche) and Pascal Bailey (Karen); several nieces and nephews also survive.
Graveside services will be held at 1:00 PM on Thursday, December 26, 2019 in the Bailey Family Cemetery, Flag Pond. Reverend Hayes Carver will officiate. Everyone is asked to meet at the cemetery by 12:45 PM.
Online condolences, photos and memories may be shared with the Fender family through our complimentary, interactive Book of Memories at www.ledfordfuneralhomes.com
Robert Ledford Funeral Home, 720 Ohio Avenue, Erwin, is privileged to serve the Fender family. (423) 743-1380.