Bobby was born on September 22, 1939 and passed away on Sunday, April 16, 2017. Bobby was a resident of Tennessee at the time of passing. Bobby was married to Roella. The family will receive friends from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. on Tuesday April 18th 2017 with a memorial service following at 7:00 p.m. in the Manes Funeral Home Chapel. Burial will be at 10:00 a.m. on Wednesday April 19th 2017 in Resthaven Memorial Gardens. A very special thank you to Dr. Thomas Conway Tammy Francis and the staffs of the Primary Care Center Smoky Mountain Home Health and Newport Medical Center. In lieu of flowers memorials may be made in honor of Wayne Ivy to Shady Grove Baptist Church. Also we encourage you to donate blood and plasma often for those who desperately need it.