Bobbie Faye Pope age 85, of Weatherford passed away Feb. 16, 2018. She was born in Corsicana to Ira Artie Brazzel and Minnie Lee Shivers Brazzel. She retired at the age of 45 as a savings and loan manager. After retirement, Bobbie and James moved to New Mexico where she found great reward singing in the choir at The First Baptist Church of West Albuquerque. Bobbie and her beloved husband of 67 years enjoyed spending time with their children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren after moving back to Weatherford to be closer with them.
Bobbie was preceded in death by her father Ira Artie Brazell; mother Minnie Lee Shivers Brazzel; son Randy Howard Pope and sister Floy Dowd.
Bobbie is survived by her husband and retired minister James Howard Pope; son Michael Lynn Pope and wife Jettie; daughter-in-in-law Barbara Pope; grandchildren Stacy, Chris, Jason, Justin and Jeff; great grandchildren Austin, Carter, Avery, Will, Sam, Charlie, Jordynn, Hunter, Koen, Gideon, Naomi, Xander, Evalynn, Titus and Henry.
Visitation will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 20, 2018 at Galbreaith Pickard Funeral Chapel.
Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Wednesday, Feb. 21, 2018 at Galbreaith Pickard Funeral Chapel. Graveside services to follow at 2:30 p.m. at Oakwood cemetery in Corsicana. Gary Pope will officiate.
Published on February 19, 2018