Bobby Jack Lamb, age 72 of Rocky Top, passed away on Thursday, November 17, 2022 at his home. Bobby was raised in Lake City. In his early years he drove trucks and worked in a family garage painting and restoring vehicles. Bobby also worked as an auto body repairman for Kenworth for several years. He loved older model cars and enjoyed his craft. Bobby enjoyed hunting and watching races. However, he most of all loved seeing his grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
He is preceded in death by his parents, Rev. Bill and Opal Lamb.
He is survived by: children, Gerald Todd Lamb and wife Sherry, and Alisha Elaine Owens; grandchildren, Joshua Eric Lamb and wife Kassie, Shannon Aaron Owens and wife Katrina, Noah Nathaniel Lamb and wife Jaimi, and Daylen Garrett Cole; great-grandchildren, Paislee and Parker Lamb, and Emmitt and Elryc Owens; sister, Janet Wright and husband Gary; brothers, Ronnie Lamb and wife Connie, Rickey Lamb and Bernadine; good friend, Dave; and other family and friends.
The family would like to extend a special thanks to Amedisys hospice, in particular nurse Yasmin Demetroff for her kind and compassionate care for Bobby during his illness.
The family is planning a gathering for Bobby’s family and friends at Friendly Welcome Baptist Church (220 Half Moon Rd., Oliver Springs, TN 37840) on Sunday, November 20, 2022 at 2:00 pm in the fellowship hall. www.leachfamilyfuneralhome.com