Bobby Howard Pelston, 67, of Columbia, died Thursday, Nov. 24, 2016 at TJ Health Columbia.
He was born on March 15, 1949 in Glasgow to the late Thurston and Ramey Curtsinger Pelston. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his brothers, Edgar Leland Pelston and Floyd Pelston; and his niece, Valarie Poynter.
Bobby had professed his faith in Christ Jesus and attended Battlefield Baptist Church in Russell Springs. He was retired after 32 years as a bus driver for Adair County Schools and was a former electrician.
He is survived by his sisters, Betty Carolyn Plahuta of Shepherdsville and Brenda K. Poynter of Edmonton; his brothers-in-law, Matthew Plahuta and Danny D. Poynter.
Funeral service was Tuesday, Nov. 29 at Grissom-Martin Funeral Home with Pastor Mark Lawless officiating and burial in Columbia Cemetery.
Grissom-Martin Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements. Visit grissommartin.com.