Thursday, July 21, 2016

Obituary - Cleo Nell “Bobbie” Fossett

Cleo Nell “Bobbie” Fossett
Cleo Nell “Bobbie” Fossett, 90, Nevada passed away suddenly on Wednesday, July 20, 2015 at her home in Nevada. Cleo was born February 20, 1926 in Bridgeport, Oklahoma to Eris and Mary (Carpenter) Shanklin. She was united in marriage to LeRoy Fossett on July 1, 1943 in Hinton, OK and he preceded her in death.

Cleo was raised in the Bridgeport, OK area. She attended the Bridgeport schools. In 1975 she came to Nevada and has continued to reside here since that time. Cleo was a member of the First Baptist Church in Nevada and was an active member of the Glory Choir.

Survivors include her children; two sons, Dwight Fosset and his wife Nancy, Spring Hill, TN, Harold Esthel Fossett and his wife Jeannie, Kinsgton, OK; two daughters, Pamela Fossett, Colorado Springs, CO, and Jama Bogart, Nevada; three sisters, Bonnie Huser, Carolyn Ralston, Phyllis Hale; 12 grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren, four great-great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, LeRoy, one son, Jonathan Fossett, four brothers, five sisters, and one great-grandson, Dax.

Funeral services will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Monday, July 25, 2016 at the First Baptist Church in Hinton, OK. Interment will follow in Hinton Cemetery, Hinton, OK.

Friends may call at Ferry Funeral Home in Nevada from now and until 2:00 p.m. on Saturday afternoon.

Memorials are suggested to the First Baptist Church Glory Choir in c/o Ferry Funeral Home.