SYLVESTER -- The funeral services for the late Mrs. Bobar J. Smith of 119 Hudson Street, Sylvester, Georgia, who departed this life on Monday, January 16, 2012 at Phoebe Putney Memorial Hospital in Albany, Georgia, will be held on Saturday, January 21, 2012 at 11:00 a.m. form the Zion Grove Baptist Church in Worth County, Georgia with the Minister Sue Young officiating. Burial will follow in the Zion Grove Baptist Church Cemetery in Worth County.

Mrs. Bobar J. Smith was born on December 18, 1947 in Crystal River, Florida.

At an early age, Bobar gave her life to Christ, and joined Zion Grove Baptist Church. She served as a faithful member until her health failed.

Bobar labored as a Custodian in the Worth County Public School System.

She leaves to cherish her memories a loving and devoted husband, Robert Lee Smith; two sons, Earnest Davis and Elvis Davis, both of Sylvester, Georgia; stepchildren, Charlene Smith of Sylvester, Georgia, Vanessa Bateman of Ashburn, Georgia, and Robert Lee Smith, Jr. of Atlanta, Georgia; sisters, Louise (Eddie) Byron of Cordele, Georgia, Carolyn (Wesley) Jefferson of Sylvester, Georgia, and Myrtice Law of New York; brothers, Charles Davis of Pompano Beach, Florida, Willie James Davis of West Palm Beach, Florida; twenty grandchildren, eight great grandchildren; aunt, Sadie Attaway of Brooklyn, New York

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Shipp's Funeral Home

Sylvester 229/776-1355