Bobby Roy Atchley

February 7, 1951February 20, 2014
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Bobby Roy Atchley age 63, of Pulaski , passed away Thursday February 20, 2014 at Vanderbilt Medical Center in Nashville, TN. Mr. Atchley was born February 7, 1951 in Decatur, Alabama to Aaron Wesley and Annie Nix Atchley. He was preceded in death by his parents, one brother J W Atchley, and one sister Virginia Fagan. Mr. Atchley was a retired engineer with General Motors Co. He also served on several mission trips with Samaritans Purse from Japan to Alaska. Visitation will be Saturday February 22, 2014 from 6 until 8 p.m. at Carr And Erwin Funeral Home. Funeral service will be 2:00 pm Sunday February 23, 2014 at New Zion Baptist Church with burial to follow in New Zion Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to the New Zion Baptist Church Building Fund, or ST. Jude Children’s Hospital. Survivors include his wife Joyce Atchley of Pulaski, 3 sons, Matt Atchley and wife Sara of Pulaski, Will Atchley of Lewisburg, and Matthew Hamilton and wife Jill of ST. Louis, MO. He is also survived his brother , Paul Atchley and wife Margaret of Decatur, AL and a sister Lois Baker and husband Johnny of Knoxville, TN and 3 grandchildren Madison Atchley, Tayiah Hamilton, and Peyton Hamilton. He is also survived by several nieces and nephews.


  • Visitation Saturday, February 22, 2014
  • Funeral Sunday, February 23, 2014

Bobby Roy Atchley

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Douglas Atchleyq

March 4, 2014

To the family of Bobby Atchley, I am so truly sorry for your loss. He will be missed by all the family.
Douglas Atchley

cindy kirby

February 28, 2014

Joyce, Sorry for your loss.

Pam Dei (Malczyk)

February 26, 2014

I worked with Bobby on the Saturn Ion launch, great times, I can hear him speaking with his Southern accent as I type. He will b missed dearly.

Kathy & Joe Taylor

February 25, 2014

Keeping you and the entire family in our thoughts and prayers during this difficult time.

Carol and Don Aman

February 24, 2014

Although Bobby was Dennis Aman's friend, we met him only once - when he came to Ohio for Denny's funeral, and did us the honor of being a pall bearer.What a nice, kind gentleman, and a true friend to Denny. We are so sorry for your loss.

February 24, 2014

Joyce and Family, My sincere condolences on Bobby's passing. I have many fond memories of our years working together at Saturn. You are in my prayers. - Kevin Longard

Tim Moody

February 23, 2014

Our thoughts and prayers are with with you during your loss.

Lee Swegles

February 23, 2014

Sorry to hear of your loss of such a wonderful person. Bobby was such an inspiration for all of us at work. He was always there for us and he will greatly be missed. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.

Wanda Garrett

February 23, 2014

Joyce, I am so sorry for your loss. My prayers and thoughts are with you.

alan morgan

February 23, 2014

Joyce may God comfort you and the family in this trying time my thoughs and prayers are with you all.