WAITES, Bobby Bobby F. Waites, 80, of Roswell, GA, passed away on April 28, 2014. Bobby was a teacher and coach for 30 years in Fulton county. He was charter member, Elder, board chair and teacher at East Marietta Christian Church and was also a member of Journey Christian Church (formerly Roswell Christian Church). Bobby was a teacher and coach for 30 years. He is survived by his wife of 57 years, Marilyn Lea Waites; children, Wendy Barnhart (Randy), Phillip Waites (Debi), Jeffrey Waites (Kelley); grandchildren, Andrew, Benjamin, Spencer, Garrison, Quinn, Lucca, Roman; sister, Linda Waites; sisters-in-law, Alice Young, Barbara Joachim. Visitation will take place from 5:00pm to 8:00pm on Wednesday, April 30, 2014 at Roswell Funeral Home with the funeral to follow on Thursday, May 1, 2014 at 11:00am. Burial will be at Green Lawn Cemetery. In lieu of flowers donations can be made to Journey Christian Church Missions [www. journeyroswell.org]. He truly surrendered all to Jesus! He has risen indeed!
Published in The Atlanta Journal-Constitution on Apr. 30, 2014