Stone, Bobbie Nell,
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a longtime resident of Louisville, passed away on Tuesday, August 5, 2014, at Benton House in Alpharetta, GA.
She was born December 10, 1935, in Paducah, KY to the parents of George Earl and Mary Francis Thomas. Bobbie was the second of four children. As a child Bobbie and her family moved to Louisville, KY where she later met and married Charles D. Stone. From that union, Bobbie and Charles had their only child, Norbert Stone.
Bobbie began her career as a private domestic worker employed by the Wilson Family, where she developed a 50-year relationship with the family. Bobbie and Meredith Wilson-Brown shared a deep personal relationship that endured until her passing. Along with her employment with the Wilson Family, Bobbie was employed by The Louisville Ceramics Company and the Jefferson County Board of Education from which she retired. Bobbie had many interests including painting, ceramics, and following her beloved Louisville Cardinals' basketball team.
Bobbie had two brothers, William and "Bubba" Thomas, both deceased. She is survived by one sister Mary Francis Helm, her only child Norbert Stone, her daughter In-law Jacqueline Stone, numerous nieces, nephews, and other relatives, and her four grandchildren: Tyler Ross Stone, Jantel Price, Joel Grant Stone, Jeremy Allen Stone.
Bobbie's visitation will be 6pm - 8pm Friday, A. D Porter and Sons - Southeast, 4501 Bardstown Rd. Funeral services will be held on 11am Saturday, at the funeral home. She will be laid to rest at Resthaven Memorial Park.
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A D Porter & Sons Inc Funeral Home Southeast
4501 Bardstown Rd
Louisville, KY 40218
Published in The Courier-Journal on Aug. 7, 2014