Memorial services for Mrs. Bobbie Jean Connolly, age 78, of Manchester, TN, will be conducted at 2:00 PM on Wednesday, December 3, 2014 at Manchester Funeral Home Chapel with Bro. Benny Benjamin officiating.
Visitation with the family will be from 12:00 noon until time of service on Wednesday at the funeral home.
Mrs. Connolly passed away at St. Thomas Rutherford Hospital in Murfreesboro on Thursday evening.
Bobbie was born in Coffee County, TN, the daughter of the late James Thomas and Mollie Levina Ferrell Vaughan.
She was a retired factory worker.
In addition to her parents, Bobbie was also preceded in death by her first husband, Justin Shelton; her second husband, Mark A. Connolly; seven brothers, Oley Odell Vaughan, James “Claude” Crosslin, James A. Vaughan, Howard Crosslin, Tom Vaughan, Bill Vaughan, and Newt Vaughan; five sisters, Mary Ruth Penn, Clara “Maude” Nowakowski, Christine Rigsby, Pauline Holland, and Jewell Trail.
Bobbie is survived by two daughters, Roxanne (Terry) Buckner of Manchester and Janet Lynn (Eddie) Vanzant of Shelbyville; two sons, Charles Justin (Cynthia Faye) Shelton of Manchester, and Jeffery Scott Shelton of Manchester; and one brother, Johnny Charles Vaughan of Whittleyville, TN and several precious grandchildren and great grandchildren.