Bobby Gene Goldsby "BG", age 58, passed away December 27, 2020. Bobby was born on June 20, 1962 in Gary, Indiana to Thomas and Ruthie Goldsby. He was a graduate of Horace Mann High school class of 1980 and later joined the army. He was preceded in death by his father; Thomas Goldsby Sr., brother, Thomas Goldsby Jr. and nephew, Michael Goldsby. He leaves to cherish his memory: mother, Ruthie Goldsby, daughters; Camisha Goldsby (Cornelius), and Brittani Goldsby (Fredny) Laporte, son: Bobby Gene Goldsby II, sisters; Anita Goldsby-Jackson, Rose Davis, Willa Goldsby-Okeke, and Demetrice Goldsby, brother, Michael Goldsby, special nephew, Edward Owens Jr., special friends: Terry Lee, Anthony Baity, and Derrick Jones Sr., 8 grandchildren, along with a host of uncles, aunts, nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends. Visitation, Saturday, January 9, 2021 from 9:00 a.m. -11:00 a.m. with funeral services to follow at 11:00 a.m. all services at the Guy & Allen Chapel 2959 West 11th Avenue. Interment Monday, January 11, 2020 at 12:00 noon at Abraham Lincoln Cemetery in Elmwood, IL.
Published by Post-Tribune on Jan. 6, 2021.