Bobby “Pops” Fyffe, age 51 of Lima, died at 11:44 a.m., Saturday, May 22, 2010 in St. Rita’s Medical Center, Lima. He was born December 6, 1958 in Lima, Ohio. He is preceded in death by his parents Virgil Fyffe and Jean Price Fyffe Routson. On May 25, 1985 he married Gay N. Thompson, who survives.
Mr. Fyffe is also survived by 4 sons – Kenny C. (Melissa) Thompson of Lima; Bobby R. (Ashley Moyler) Fyffe of Cridersville; David R. (Nicole) Fyffe of Elida; Eric A. (Jenny Richer) Fyffe of Lima; 1 daughter – Theresa K. (Kevin Schroeder) Fyffe of Lima; 14 grandchildren; 2 brothers – Virgil Fyffe of Lima; Darrell Routson of Shawnee; 4 sisters – Connie (Bob) Staley of Shawnee; Doris Deeb of Mansfield, Ohio; Kathy (Mark) Maddox of Lexington, Indiana; and Lisa (Bob) McGee of Lima.
He was preceded in death by his step mother – Helen Louise Sargent Fyffe.
Mr. Fyffe was a self employed businessman. He was a devoted husband, father, and brother who loved his grandchildren. He was known for being a very hard worker.
The family will receive friends from 2:00 – 4:00 p.m. and 6:00 – 8:00 p.m., Wednesday, May 26, 2010 in Bayliff & Son Funeral Home, Cridersville.
A memorial service is pending.
In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be given to the family in care of Eric Fyffe.