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Bobby Chancey

July 23, 1942 — February 3, 2017

Mr. Bobby Len Chancey, 74, of Tallassee, passed away February 3, 2017. He was born July 23, 1942.

Funeral service will be Sunday, February 5, at 1:00 pm, at Linville Memorial Funeral Home. Burial will follow at 3:30 pm CST at Fairfax Cemetery, Valley, AL, with Linville Memorial Funeral Home directing. Visitation will be at the funeral home prior to the service, starting at 12 noon.

He is survived by special friend, Marjorie Renfroe; son, Lane Chancey (Janice); daughter, Lynn Chancey (Bobby Joe Wadsworth); granddaughters, Valorie Laird Williams (Ryan) and Kimberlee Laird Kelley (James); nine great grandchildren; sisters, Merle Chancey Charles and Shirley Yelverton; and brothers, Purnell Chancey, Paschal Chancey (Anne), O’Dell Chancey (Faye) and Terry Chancey (Sandra).

He is preceded in death by his father, Judge Leslie Chancey; mother, Jesse Merle Chancey; wife, Patricia Thomas Chancey and daughter, Dorothy LeAnne Martin.

Bobby worked as a heavy equipment operator, retiring over 25 years ago. His hobbies were attending auctions and collecting cast iron skillets.

Flowers accepted or donations may be made to Rock Springs Baptist Church or one’s favorite charity. Online condolences at

Linville Memorial Funeral Home
Eclectic, Alabama

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