Obituary of Bobby Gene Knowles
Mr. Bobby G. Knowles, age 80 a resident of Lakeland passed away Thurs. Nov. 15, 2018 at Lakeland Regional with family. Mr. Knowles was born April 30, 1938 in Polk City to Fredrick William and Minnie Elizabeth (Murphy) Knowles. He was a lifetime Polk Co. resident, attended Auburndale High School and was of the Baptist Faith. Bobby retired from Suburban Propane as a service man. He enjoyed fishing, gardening, peddling around the house and spending time with his family. He was preceded in death by his parents; sister – Evelyn Smith and 2 brothers – Eugene & Gary.
Bobby is survived by his loving family;
Wife of 58 yrs.: Linda Knowles of Lakeland, FL.
2 Sons: Douglas (Tammy) Knowles of Henagar, AL.
Gregory (Dorothy Pfister) Knowles of Lakeland, FL.
Brother: William Thomas (Shirley) Knowles of Holland, MI.
2 Sisters: Relda Newbold of Polk City, FL.
Zelda Williams of Lakeland, FL.
Granddaughter: Amanda (John) Lanteigne of Palm Bay, FL.
Grandson: Jarrod Kyle (Danielle) Knowles of Melbourne, FL.
2 Gt. Grandchildren: Brooklynn & Jonathan
Interment to follow at Mt. Olive Cemetery in Polk City.