He was born March 15, 1949, in Glasgow, Kentucky to the late Thurston and Ramey Curtsinger Pelston. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his brothers; Edgar Leland Pelston and Floyd Pelston, and his niece; Valarie Poynter.
Bobby had professed his faith in Christ Jesus and attended Battlefield Baptist Church in Russell Springs. He was retired after 32 years as a bus driver for Adair County Schools and was a former Electrician.
His sisters – Betty Carolyn Plahuta of Shepherdsville and Brenda K. Poynter of Edmonton
His brothers-in-law – Matthew Plahuta and Danny D. Poynter
Funeral service – Tuesday, November 29, 2016 at 1:00 P.M. at Grissom-Martin Funeral Home with Pastor Mark Lawless officiating
Burial in Columbia Cemetery
Visitation after 4:00 P.M. Monday
Grissom-Martin Funeral Home in charge of arrangements