Bobby Lee Eccles, 73 of Glen Rose passed away on Thursday, March 22, in Glen Rose.

A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, March 31 at the First Baptist Church in Glen Rose.

Mr. Eccles was born on Jan. 25, 1939, in Duke, Okla., to Raymond and Joyce (Mathis) Eccles. He was married to Karena Boyle on June 13, 1964 in Dell City, Okla.

He enjoyed building many things throughout his career as a superintendent in the construction industry. He also loved fishing and travel with his family.

Survivors are his wife, Karena, of Glen Rose; sons Charles Eccles and wife, Kim, of Cleburne and Larry Eccles and wife, Kim, of Amarillo; daughter, Janice Sandlin, and husband, Tod, of Glen Rose; six grandchildren and one great-grandchild.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Feed The Children, P.O. Box 36, Oklahoma City, OK 73101, or its website at

Funeral arrangements are being handled by Memorial Park Funeral Services in North Richland Hills, Texas,