Born June 7, 1938, in Norborne, MO, to R.S. Deam and Gladys Rhinehart Deam. Bobby passed away on February 4, 2020, surrounded by his loving family at his home.
Bobby graduated from Braymer, MO, in 1956. After graduation, he farmed, until being drafted into the Army on November 21, 1961. He was stationed in Germany, until January 28, 1963. He was honorably discharged from service on October 31, 1967.
On April 3, 1966, Bobby married Agnes Irene Rash of Richmond; she preceded him in death on July 18, 2019; they were married 53 years. During his life, Bobby worked as a mechanic. He retired from the United States Postal Service, where he was in charge of maintaining postal vehicles.
He loved spending time with his family, fishing, hunting, and wood working.
Bobby was preceded in death by his parents, the love of his life, his wife Agnes, and grandson, David Martin Noltensmeyer.
He is survived by three daughters and son-in-laws, Dianna (David) Noltensmeyer of Lexington, Melissa (Marty) O’Donnell of Richmond, and Lisa (Michael) Currier of Pukalani, Maui, HI; granddaughter, Autumn Fisk; and grandson, Jonathan Currier.
The family suggests memorial contributions be made to the American Cancer Society. They can be left at or mailed to Thurman Funeral Home, 507 East Main Street-P.O. Box 190, Richmond, MO 64085.
Funeral services will be held at 10:00 A.M. on Tuesday, February 18, 2020, at the First Baptist Church in Richmond. Visitation will be held from 6:00 P.M. to 8:00 P.M. on Monday, February 17, 2020, at Thurman Funeral Home in Richmond. Burial will be in Evergreen Cemetery, Braymer, with full military honors provided by the United States Army and the Ray County Veterans. Please share your memories of Bobby by visiting www.thurmanfuneralhome.com.