Bobby Gene Rider, 73, of Louisville, formerly of Brandenburg, KY passed away Sunday, January 24, 2021 at home. He was born in Elizabethtown, KY on June 18, 1947.
Bobby was a very funny person, he loved playing practical jokes and pranks. He loved fishing, hunting, camping, watching westerns, Andy Griffith and Nascar. He was especially fond of his grandchildren. Bobby served in the Army in the Vietnam War.
He was preceded in death by his parents, George and Mary Rider.
Bobby is survived by his daughters, Autumn Coleman (Michael), Elizabeth Blair (Daniel); grandchildren, Alexandria Watkins, Elijah Coleman, Aleyah Coleman, LanieRay Walser, Bobby Gene Lucas; numerous great grandchildren; sister, Anna Green (Bill); Brothers, Donald and Randy (Venita).
Friends may visit 4:00-5:00 p.m. Monday, February 1, 2021 at Alexander West Chapel. A committal service will be held 2:30 p.m. on Wednesday, February 3, 2021 at the Kentucky Veterans Cemetery Central in Radcliff, KY where military honors will be performed. Family and friends are encouraged to gather at 2:00 p.m. by the Administration Building.
Memorial contributions may be made to your favorite charity.
Condolences may be offered at www.AlexanderWestChapel.com.