Mr. Bob Broughton age 78 of Brodhead, Kentucky passed away Sunday April 3, 2011 at the Lake Cumberland Regional Hospital in Somerset, Kentucky.
Bob entered this life on March 11, 1933 in Bee Lick, Kentucky the son of Cecil and Clara Reynolds Broughton both of whom preceded him in death. He was united in marriage on February 5, 1959 to Ellen Marie Brown and from that union came two beautiful children. He was a veteran of the United States Air Force, a retired State of Kentucky Department of Highways employee and a member of the Saline Baptist Church. He enjoyed fishing, gardening and enjoying the outdoors.
Bob will lovingly be remembered by one son: Robert Michael Broughton and wife Shawna Rae of Science Hill, Kentucky; one daughter: Janet Marie Bussell of Brodhead, Kentucky; four grand children: Ashley Marie Bussell, Jaley Nicole Broughton, Macy Elizabeth Broughton and Reece Michael Broughton; five brothers: Kenneth Broughton of Hebron, Kentucky, William Broughton and wife Ruby of Brodhead, Kentucky, Benjamin Broughton and wife Carol of Columbus, Indiana, Bro. Noah Broughton and wife Barbara of Somerset, Kentucky and Charles Broughton and wife Betty of Crab Orchard, Kentucky; one sister: Helen Petrey and husband C.J. of Lancaster, Kentucky and several nieces, nephews, friends and neighbors.
Bob is preceded in death by his wife: Ellen Marie Brown Broughton; his parents; Cecil and Clara Reynolds Broughton; and one brother: Lowell Broughton.
Funeral services for Mr. Bob Broughton will be conducted on Wednesday, April 6, 2011 at 11:00 AM at the Liberty Baptist Church with Bro. Noah Broughton and Bro. Shelby Reynolds officiating. Interment will follow in the Liberty Baptist Church Cemetery.
Visitation for Mr. Bob Broughton will be held on Tuesday, April 5, 2011 at 5 pm at the Liberty Baptist Church.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions in memory of Bob can be made to the Camp Canaan, Saline Baptist Church or the Eubank Baptist Mission Fund.
Condolences to the family of Mr. Bob Broughton can be sent to her online registry at www.marvineowensfuneralhome.com