OBITUARY

Bobby Ray Gruber, Sr.

August 18, 1942February 2, 2020

Bobby Ray Gruber, Sr., 77, was born August 18, 1942 in Columbia, SC and passed away on Sunday, February 2, 2020. He was the son of the late Clifford R. Gruber and Lila P. Kelly.

Mr. Gruber was a roofer and employed in the commercial construction industry. He was a former member of Sinclair Masonic Lodge and former member of Jamil Shriners and the Scottish Rite. Mr. Gruber loved to fish. Mr. Gruber is survived by sons, Bobby Ray Gruber, Jr., Raymond E. Gruber; daughters, Tammy Floyd and Hope Gruber and sister, Elizabeth Thomas. He was preceded in death by his wife, Shirley Gruber, and three sisters.

A graveside service will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Friday, February 7, 2020 at Southland Memorial Gardens. The family will receive friends on Thursday, February 6, from 6:00 - 8:00 p.m. at Caughman-Harman Funeral Home, West Columbia Chapel. Memorials may be made to Shriner’s Hospital for Children, 950 West Faris Road, Greenville, SC 29605.

  • DONATIONS

  • Shriner's Hospital for Children

Services

  • Visitation Thursday, February 6, 2020
  • Graveside Service Friday, February 7, 2020

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Kayla Anderson

February 6, 2020

Kayla Anderson

February 6, 2020

Olivia, Eric and I are going to miss you so much Papa. It wont be the same walking in the door without seeing you at the table and walking in and saying hey taterbug.

William Faile

February 6, 2020

William Faile

February 6, 2020

Pa and Ayden fishing at the lake.

Brittany Faile

February 6, 2020

My brother along with our family lost our only father figure. He worked so hard to take care of us and to teach each of us so many things. We love you Papa

Brittany Faile

February 6, 2020

Brittany Faile

February 6, 2020

Brittany Faile

February 6, 2020

I love you Papa

Kayla Anderson

February 3, 2020

Kayla Anderson

February 3, 2020

FROM THE FAMILY