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Bobby Royce Polston, 77, Russell Springs, KY (1942-2019)

Bobby Royce Polston of Russell Springs, died Tuesday, October 8, 2019 at his home. He was 77 years old.

The funeral service for Bobby Royce Polston will be held at 10amCT on Saturday, October 12, 2019 at the Bernard Funeral Home Chapel, 367 N. Main St., Russell Springs, KY, with Bro. Dustin McGowan officiating. Interment will follow in the Square Oak Cemetery

Visitation is requested from 8amCT until 10amCT on Saturday.

He was born June 14, 1942 in Russell County to the late Orvin & Ovalene Foster Polston. He was a farmer and attended Pine Grove Separate Baptist Church.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Ella Fern West Polston; and two brothers, Wendell Polston and Randall Polston.

Survivors include:
  • A daughter: Teresa (Terry) McGowan, Russell Springs
  • A grandson: Todd McGowan, Russell Springs
  • A sister: Verlene (Garnett) McBeath, Russell Springs
Pallbearers: Doug Polston, Cody Polston, Matt Polston, Travis Polston, Hayden Polston, James Burton, Lee Fortune

Bernard Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. Online condolences at

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