Robert E. Moncrief

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  • "I have fond memories of Bobby, my Brother James (Bud)..."
    - John Gilbert
  • "My dear sweet Uncle Bob, you will truly be missed on earth..."
    - Jackie Henderson
  • "My thoughts and prayers are with you all."
    - Meredith White
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Smyrna, TN - Funeral services for Mr. Robert E. Moncrief, aka Bobby Edwards, 86, of Smyrna, Tenn., formerly of Anniston, will be at 2 p.m. on Saturday, August 4, 2012, at K.L. Brown Memory Chapel in Golden Springs with the Reverends Jerry Campbell, Ray Dupre, and Betty Bishop officiating. Interment will follow at Forestlawn Gardens. The family will receive friends on Friday evening from 5 - 8 p.m. at the funeral home. Mr. Moncrief passed away on July 31, 2012 at Middle Tennessee Medical Center in Murfreesboro, Tennessee. Mr. Moncrief was a retired country and western entertainer with numerous top-rated songs including the #1 single, "You're the Reason", in 1961. He had also served his country in the United States Navy. Mr. Moncrief is preceded in death by his parents, George Thomas and Ila Eva Murray Moncrief. Mr. Moncrief is survived by his wife, Pauline Bryant Moncrief, of Smyrna, Tenn; two daughters, Vivian Campbell and husband, Jerry, of White, Ga. and Rachel Wooten and husband, Rex, of Smyrna, Tenn.; a son, Rick Moncrief and wife, Leslei, of Murfreesboro, Tenn.; his sisters, Margaret McCormick, of Anniston, Betty Ann Bryant, of Atlanta, and Diane Moncrief, of Anniston; a brother, David Moncrief, of New Orleans, La.; three grandchildren, Tammy Fox, Tommy Campbell, and Bradley Moore, all of Smyrna, TN; five great-grandchildren, Chandler Fox, Morgan Fox, Devan Campbell, Dylan Campbell, and Tristan Campbell, all of Smyrna, Tenn.; and numerous nieces and nephews. Pallbearers will be Tommy Campbell, Dylan Campbell, Steve Fox, Chandler Fox, Randolph Gillens, and Charles Battles. Online condolences may be made to the family at K.L. Brown Memory Chapel 620 Golden Springs Road Anniston, AL 36207 (256) 231-2334
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620 Golden Springs Road
Anniston, AL 36207
(256) 231-2334
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Published in The Anniston Star on Aug. 2, 2012
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