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Bobby Joe Booker, 65

Bobby Joe Booker, 65, 203 Guardian Street, Columbia, KY, died Monday, May 17, 2004, at 7:20 a.m., at his residence.

The funeral service will be Thursday, May 20, 2004, at 1:00 p.m., at Hardy & Son Smiths Grove Chapel in Smiths Grove, KY, with burial to follow in Smiths Grove Cemetery.

Visitation wil be after 4 p.m., Tuesday, May 18, 2004, at Grissom Funeral Home in Columbia, KY.

Mr. Booker was the son Anna Lee Hatcher Booker, Smiths Grove, KY, and the late Cecil Booker.

He was a member of the Smiths Grove Baptist Church and a former heavy equipment operator.

Besides his mother, he is survived by the following:
  • His wife: Marie Burris Booker, Columbia, KY
  • One son: Joey Booker, Smiths Grove, KY
  • One daughter: Lisa Booker, Smiths Grove, KY
  • One step-son: Shane Garmon, Columbia, KY
  • One brother: Gilbert Lee Booker, Smiths Grove, KY
  • Four grandchildren: Brad, Ashley, Natalie, and Wesley Booker
  • And two step-grandchildren: Trey and Tanner Garmon.
Grissom Funeral Home, Columbia, KY, is in charge of funeral arrangements.

This obituary was made possible through the support of Grissom Funeral Home, established in 1926, located one block off the square at 200 Campbellsville Street in Columbia. To reach David and Cathy Martin, phone 270-384-2149, or

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