Bobby Joe (Frazier) Stanley, 69, passed away Thursday, August 18, 2016 at the Lexington VA Medical Center in Lexington, KY. Bob was born on December 6, 1946 in Louisa, KY to Carl Stanley and Juanita Sparks Humphreys who precede him in death. Bob was a 1964 graduate of Kyger Creek High School. After high school, Bob entered the United States Navy and trained as a radio operator serving on the USS Sumner during the Vietnam War.
Bob worked at the Goodyear plant for eight years before going to work for the Southern Ohio Coal Company working at Number One Mine. Bob went on to receive a Bachelor’s Degree of Science from the University of Rio Grande in 1994. He was a car salesman for Norris Northup and John Sang, he then spent two years as a substitute teacher for Meigs County Schools before he retired to Celina, Tennessee. He was a former member of the Fraternal Order of Eagles Lodge 2171 in Pomeroy, OH. Bob enjoyed pheasant and grouse hunting. Also an avid fisherman and boat enthusiast, Bob spent his later years near Dale Hollow Lake Tennessee.
Bob is survived by his significant other Kathy Duncan of Celina, TN; son, Aaron (Amy) Stanley of Gallipolis, OH; daughter, Carey (Kelly) Riffle of Pt. Pleasant, WV; daughter, Mikka (Joe) Yonker of Apple Grove, WV; grandchildren Aarika (Brian) McCormick, Alyssa (Dalton) Jenkins, and Addison Stanley; Carson Stanley and Griffin Stanley; Alec Stanley, Owen Yonker and Ava Yonker; great-grandchildren Mariah McCormick and Roman Jenkins; Half-brother Charles Frazier, step sons; Jason Duncan of Gallipolis, Oh, Jeremy Duncan of Clear water Fl.; step daughters, Erin Duncan of Point Pleasant, WV Kimberly (Joseph) Gritt of Point Pleasant, WV, and his step grandchildren; Jessica Doan, Jordan Blount, Jacob Duncan, Rachael Duncan, Lauren and Madison Gritt.
A memorial service is planned for Sunday, August 28, 2016, at 2:00 p.m. at Crow Hussell Funeral Home in Point Pleasant, WV. Honorary pall bearers are Griffin Stanley, Alec Stanley, Addison Stanley and Owen Yonker.
Family and friends may share condolences online at: crowhussellfh.com