Gravitt, Bobby Age: 72

Passed Away: 2011-01-20

Funeral Home:

Mr. Bobby Gravitt, 72, of Stockbridge, passed away on Thursday, Jan. 20, 2011. He was a member of the Cornerstone Baptist Church. He retired from Overhead Door Company of Atlanta. Bobby is survived by his loving wife of 44 years, Betty; daughter and son-in-law, Sharon and Curtis Smith, of Stockbridge; grandchildren, Kelsey and Hunter Smith; brothers and sisters-in-law, Roy and Sue Gravitt, Gerald and Margie Gravitt, Eddie and Barbara Ann Gentry Gravitt, all of Texas, and Ray and Leslie Gravitt, of Locust Grove; sisters and brothers-in-law, Louise and James Eubanks, Sue and Bobby Eubanks, all of Texas, along with numerous nieces and nephews. Funeral services will be held at 1p.m., Sunday, Jan. 23, in the Ford-Stewart Funeral Home Chapel. Pastor Mike Mayfield will officiate the service. Interment will be at Holly Hill Memorial Park in Fairburn, Ga. The family will receive friends Saturday, Jan. 22, from 4:30 p.m., to 7 p.m., at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Bobby’s memory to: The American Cancer Society, 301 Kelly Drive, Suite 3, Peachtree City, Ga. 30269, (770) 631-0625. Ford-Stewart Funeral Home, Inc., Jonesboro/Stockbridge, (770) 210-2700, www.fordstewartfuneralhome.com.