Bobby Darrell Purvis, 64, passed away December 25, 2021, at his residence in Georgetown, KY. He was born to the late Henry and Mayme Purvis of Paris, KY, on April 4, 1957.
He worked very hard for his family on Kentuckiana Farm, he was there for seventeen years. He was an outside man, loved sitting on the front porch. On his days off from work he would visit friends and family. He loved playing pool, cards with friends and sometimes with his kids. In the summertime he enjoyed taking his kids to the truck and tractor pulls. He was a happy and well-loved man by many.
He is survived by his wife of twelve years Jo Anna Purvis. He has five daughters Mickey (Chris) Turner, B.J. Ross (Bobby Edmond), Penny (Tim) Faircloth, Connie Ray, and Thelma (Robbie) Powell, four sons Bobby Purvis Jr., Keith (Elley) Sapp, Bobbie (Regina) Ritchie and Glenn Allan, twenty grandchildren Cody Sears, Jacob Sapp, Brooklynn Kelly, Leann Ross, Branson Kelly, Betty Ritchie, John Ritchie, Zack Ross, Felicia Ross, Robert Purvis, Hope Purvis, Robert Powell, Hollie Powell, Brandon Mitchell, Jeremy Ray, Daniel Ray, Justin Ray, Chasity Ray, Austin Ray and Destiny Ray, six great-grandchildren Kyriee Pastor, Kynlee Kelly, Airiyanna Moore, Kenzleigh Adkins, Addison Adkins and one that isn’t born yet Waylon Sears, two brothers Harrison Purvis and Danny (Sharon) Purvis, a sister Sue Purvis.
He was preceded in death by a granddaughter Morgan Ross, a sister Lynn Purvis, a brother Pete Purvis, and a son-in-law Larry Ross.
Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m., Wednesday, December 29, 2021, at Carlisle-Clark Funeral Home with Bro. Eli Johnson officiating. Visitation Wednesday, 11 a.m. – 1 p.m. Carlisle-Clark Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.