Walter R. (Toby) Overbay, age 77, of La Follette passed away Sunday, June 3, 2018.
He was a member of East Jacksboro Baptist Church, a life long Sunday School teacher, and was a Gideon for over 40 years. He was also a member of Stooksbury Lodge #602 F & AM, owner of Toby’s TV Service for 50 years, a carpenter, bee keeper and farmer, but most of all he loved the Lord. Preceded in death by parents, Albert & Georgia Tidwell Overbay
Wife: Barbara Parrott Overbay
Sons: Todd & Tonya Overbay
Thad & Lisa Overbay
Grandchildren: Caitlin Riggs & Jonathan, Theron Overbay,
Candace Overbay, Ashton Overbay
Sister: Fayetta Tompkins & husband Charles
Nephew: Chuck Tompkins
Special Friend: Elias (Junior) Adcock
A host of cousins, other relatives and friends
Services 7PM Wednesday at East Jacksboro Baptist Church
Rev. Johnny Vanover & Rev. Jimmy Ault officiating
Interment 11 AM Thursday Woodlawn Cemetery
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Gideons International, PO Box 1, LaFollette, TN 37766
Family will receive friends 5 PM to 7 PM Wednesday at East Jacksboro Baptist Church
Condolences may be given online at
Arrangements by Cross-Smith Funeral Home