Bobby Ray Hanback, age 79, was born on July 19, 1941. He passed away on December 3, 2020. Mr. Hanback was preceded in death by his parents, Arlie and Alberta Hanback, from Collinwood, Tennessee. He lived in Decatur, Alabama, where he retired from Monsanto after 31 years. He then drove for Schwartz and Penske Industries.
He is survived by his wife of 56 years, Helen Holder Hanback; three children, Shannon (Ron) Melson, Kirk (Cindy) Hanback, Allison (Shannon) Jett; six grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; two sisters, Carolyn Hanback and Linda Hanback Heard.
Service was at Central Park Baptist Church in Decatur on December 7 at 2:00 PM. The service was officiated by Matt Haines and Parkway Funeral Home in Trinity, Alabama. Pallbearers were Kirk Hanback, Shannon Jett, Jacob Jett, Jackson Jett, Brandon Heard, and Adam Heard.