Bobby Roy Atchley age 63, of Pulaski , passed away Thursday February 20, 2014 at Vanderbilt Medical Center in Nashville, TN.
Mr. Atchley was born February 7, 1951 in Decatur, Alabama to Aaron Wesley and Annie Nix Atchley. He was preceded in death by his parents, one brother J W Atchley, and one sister Virginia Fagan.
Mr. Atchley was a retired engineer with General Motors Co. He also served on several mission trips with Samaritans Purse from Japan to Alaska.
Visitation will be Saturday February 22, 2014 from 6 until 8 p.m. at Carr And Erwin Funeral Home. Funeral service will be 2:00 pm Sunday February 23, 2014 at New Zion Baptist Church with burial to follow in New Zion Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to the New Zion Baptist Church Building Fund, or ST. Jude Children's Hospital.
Survivors include his wife Joyce Atchley of Pulaski, 3 sons, Matt Atchley and wife Sara of Pulaski, Will Atchley of Lewisburg, and Matthew Hamilton and wife Jill of ST. Louis, MO. He is also survived his brother , Paul Atchley and wife Margaret of Decatur, AL and a sister Lois Baker and husband Johnny of Knoxville, TN and 3 grandchildren Madison Atchley, Tayiah Hamilton, and Peyton Hamilton. He is also survived by several nieces and nephews.