Obituary for Barbara Diane “Bobbie” Stoots Lafon

Beloved mother, grandmother and sister, Barbara Diane “Bobbie” Stoots Lafon, age 71 of Wytheville passed away Thursday, February 6, 2020 at her home. Born March 14, 1948 in Giles County she was the daughter of the late Alena Stoots. Her son, Luther Eugene Vest, grandparents, Clarence & Rosa Stoots and sister, Patricia Stutler also preceded her in death. She was an employee with Mt. Rogers Mental Health for over 20 years

She is survived by her


Gregory J. Vest – Wytheville

Jeffrey Scott (Chrissi) Vest – Fairlawn

Shannon Kelly Lafon – Wytheville


Brooklyn Makayla Lafon

Victoria Grace Vest

Morgan Elizabeth Vest


Donna (Perry) Gallimore – Draper

Tammy (Maury) Robertson – Pulaski

Many nieces and nephews

Funeral services will be held 11:00 AM – Monday, February 10, 2020 at the Bower Funeral Home-Chapel, Pulaski with Ben Tickle officiating. Interment will follow at the Highland Memory Gardens, Dublin.

The family will receive friends between 4:00-6:00 PM Sunday evening at the funeral home.

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Bower Funeral Homes, Pulaski is handling the arrangements for the family.