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Bobby Lee "Bob" Bishop
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Obituary for Bobby Lee "Bob" Bishop

Bobby Lee “Bob” Bishop, of Greenfield, MO, departed this life on Tuesday, January 16, 2018, at the age of 86 years.

He was born on September 17, 1931 in Cedar County, MO to Clifford and Eula (Jones) Bishop. Bob was raised on the farm near Pilgrim with his parents, and two brothers and five sisters. He lived most of his life in Dade County except for his time in Korea, and a brief time when he and Ann lived in Kansas City.

Bob was preceded in death by his parents, Clifford and Eula Bishop; beloved wife, Anna Mae Bishop; son, Rick Bishop; brother, Charlie Bishop; sister, Barbara Gladden and her husband Howard; son, Jon Boseman; son-in-law, Joey Butler; and granddaughter, Stacey (Gillen) Boyd.

Bob or ’Pops” is survived by his wife, Margie Ann “Marge” Bishop; son, Mike Bishop and wife Patti; daughters, Vicki Gillen and husband Mark, Cindy Ferguson and husband Jeff, Dawn Butler, and Sarah Daniel and husband Scott; grandchildren, Jenni Bishop, Ashley Wilson and wife Julie, Zac Bishop and wife Jenny, Hannah Beezley and husband T.J., Alexis Morschheimer and husband Henry, Ty Butler and wife Lauren, Zac Butler and wife Katrina, Josy Butler, Scott Ferguson, Jon Ferguson, Chase Daniel, Ashley Daniel, Owen Daniel, Lance Boyd, Anthony Gillen and wife DeNiel, and Jenny Koontz and husband Phil; twenty-seven great-grandchildren; two great-great grandchildren; brother, Don Bishop; sisters, Belle Kathan, Leona Clabough and husband Paul, Carolyn White and husband Bob, and Judy Mitchell and husband Butch; and several nieces, nephews, and a host of friends.

Bob was a Korean veteran and loved his country, God, and his family. He was very proud of his service and spent 18 months in Korea. He and Marge were married on January 1, 2004 and shared 14 years together. They spent time traveling around the country, visiting flea markets, and spending time with family. He enjoyed woodworking and created numerous crafts for his family and friends. Bob preferred to be outdoors and was an avid deer hunter.

Bob and Ann were married on November16, 1952. They had 3 children and raised them on a farm outside of Greenfield and shared 50 years of married life.

He was an active member of Main Street Baptist Church and rarely missed a service. Bob’s love of God prompted him to read his Bible through several times, and had started his reading again. He was not ashamed to share his love of God with everyone. Bob loved the old hymns and used to sing to his children on the way home from church. He attended a verse by verse Bible study for 6 years.
Bob worked for MFA several years and retired from the ASCS office in Greenfield. He also raised cattle, and was one to offer a helping hand to anyone who needed help.

Funeral services will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Tuesday, January 30, 2018, at Main Street Baptist Church. Burial will follow in Greenfield Cemetery. The family will receive friends on Monday evening from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m. at Main Street Baptist Church. Memorial contributions may be made to the Grow Ministry of Main Street Baptist Church. Online condolences may be shared at www.greenfieldfuneralchapel.com. Services are under the care of Greenfield Funeral Chapel.


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Previous Events

Visitation

Monday

29

Jan

5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Main Street Baptist Church

513 Crestview St.
Greenfield, MO 65661

Service

Tuesday

30

Jan

10:00 AM
Main Street Baptist Church

513 Crestview St.
Greenfield, MO 65661

Cemetery Details

Location

Greenfield Cemetery

White St.
Greenfield, MO 65661

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