William Robert (Bobby) Carroll, 57, of Sheffield, died Saturday, June 8, 2013. His visitation will be 6-9 p.m. Tuesday, June 11, at Morrison Funeral Home, Tuscumbia. His funeral service will be 2 p.m. Wednesday, June 12, at First Baptist Church of Sheffield. He will lie in state at the church one hour before the service. Burial will follow in Sheffield Oakwood Cemetery.
Bobby lived most of his life in the Shoals area. He was a retired chemical plant operator with TVA. He was a member of First Baptist Church of Sheffield. He was preceded in death by his father, Bill Carroll.
He is survived by his loving wife of 31 "glorious" years, Shari Carroll; mother, Dee Taylor (Roger); son, Clay Carroll; daughter, Lindsey Carroll; grandchild, Taylor Ann; brothers, Ricky Carroll (Vicki) and Ron Carroll (Gail); brother-in-law, Tommy Milstead (MaLea); nieces and nephews, Thomas Milstead, Anna Milstead, Josh Carroll, Ivy Carroll, Piper Lynn Fountain, Avery Carroll and Will Carroll.
Special thanks to the doctors and staff of J.W. Sommer Rehab, Trauma and Burn Center at UAB Hospital, and friends for their love, support and care.
Pallbearers will be John Irons, J.C. Joiner, Renny Belue, Wayne Wallace, Horace Cleveland, Carl Sherrer, James Bedsole and Matt Dixon.
An online guest book is available at morrisonfuneralhomes.com.