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Bobby Lee Gay






Bobby Lee Gay age 77, of Smithville passed away Monday morning, May 1, 2017 at NHC HealthCare Center in Smithville.  He was preceded in death by his mother, Cloie Gay Caldwell; son, Jeffery Gay; brother, Larry Caldwell.  Bobby was a nursery worker.


He is survived by his wife, Jane Gay of Smithville; Michael (Brenda) Gay of Elmwood; daughter, Kristal (Mike) Selle of Villa Rica, GA; 4 grandchildren, Michael Gay, Logan Gay, Amanda Jones and Kayla Clayton; 2 great-grandchildren; 3 sisters, Freda (Gene) Lumby of South Dakota, Libby (Larry) Gibbs of Smithville, Rebecca (Steve) Ritchie; 2 brothers, David (Rita) Caldwell and Wallace (Carolyn) Caldwell both of Smithville; several nieces and nephews also survive. 


Funeral services were held Wednesday, May 3, 2017 at DeKalb Funeral Chapel. 


Bro. Michael Hale officiated with burial following in Whorton Springs Cemetery. 


In lieu of flowers, the family asks that donations be made to DeKalb Funeral Chapel to help with funeral expenses








DeKalb Funeral Chapel, Smithville, TN was in charge of the arrangements.






Smithville, TN


May 10, 2017