Bobby Jones Garraway
Memorial services will be held at 11:00 AM Saturday, May 11, 2013, at Bassfield Baptist Church for Mr. Bobby Jones Garraway,82, of Bassfield.
He died Sunday, April 28, 2013 at his residence.
Mr. Garraway was a retired Attorney at Law, former City Attorney of Bassfield, former Mayor of Lumberton for four consecutive terms. He served in the U.S. Air Force 522nd Squadron 27th Fighter Wing during the Korean War and was a graduate of Ole Miss Law School.
He was instrumental in developing the Longleaf Trace Trail and a member of L.L. Roberts United Methodist Church in Bassfield.
He is survived by his loving wife, Cleo T. Garraway of Bassfield; two daughters, Rebecca Rose Garraway of Winter Park, FL and Belynda Garraway Smiley (Rocky) of Hilliard, OH.
Memorials may be made to L.L. Roberts United Methodist Church, Bassfield Baptist Church, or the Longleaf Trace Trail.
Published in the Hattiesburg American on May 5, 2013