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Bobby Franklin Cornwell

Obituary Bobby Franklin Cornwell, 76, of Tompkinsville passed away Thursday, October 26 at his home.He was born July 17, 1941 in Monroe County, KY to the late Buford Franklin Cornwell and Gladys Reagan Cornwell. He was a member of Clementsville Church of Christ, a retired carpenter and farmer. He was united in marriage on June 29, 1968 to the former Margie Ferguson.He is survived by his wife: Margie Cornwell, one son: Chris Cornwell, one daughter: Bobbi McPherson and husband David all of Tompkinsville, one brother: Freddie Cornwell of Tompkinsville, three sisters: Lena Brown of Texas, Betty Sutton of New Mexico, Barbara Hollinsworth of Tompkinsville, four grandchildren: Ashley McPherson Graves and husband Kelby, Kaleb Cornwell, Connor Cornwell and Caylynn Elizabeth Cornwell.In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by two brothers: Clinton and Leon Cornwell.Visitation will be Saturday, October 28 from 5:00 to 8:00 PM at Strode Funeral Home in Tompkinsville.A private funeral service will be conducted.Memorials are suggested to the American Diabetes Society or American Cancer Society.Strode Funeral Home in Tompkinsville in charge of arrangements. To send flowers or a memorial gift to the family of Bobby Franklin Cornwell please visit our Sympathy Store. Cemetery Details Beautiful Home Cemetery KY, Visitation OCT 28. 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM (CDT) Strode Funeral Home - Tompkinsville 204 Columbia AvenueTompkinsville, KY, 42167cody.bell@strodefuneralhome.com To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Bobby Franklin Cornwell, please visit our floral store.

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Bobbie, we are so sorry for your loss! Prayers to you and your family!

Sharon Proffitt Oct 31 2017 12:00 AM

I thought the world of this man from the time I was young. I never heard a harsh word come from his mouth and loved going over to see him and Margie. My thoughts and prayers are with the family and I love you all.

Lora Beth Ford Oct 29 2017 12:00 AM

Prayers for the family!

Walker Josie Lin Oct 28 2017 12:00 AM

My heart is filled with sorrow upon hearing the news of Uncle Bobby passing. My most sincere condolences go out to you and your family.

Cyndi Mulloy Oct 28 2017 12:00 AM

I'm so sorry for your loss. Bobby was a good, kind man and I have nothing but love and fond memories of him and his family. May the Lord bless you and keep you.

Jason Kelton Oct 28 2017 12:00 AM