November 20, 2020
HAMILTON — Bobby Rea, 70, died Nov. 18, 2020, at his residence. Funeral services will be at 3 p.m. Saturday, at Cleveland-Moffett Funeral Home Chapel, with Billy Stevens and James Gray officiating. Burial will follow in McDuffie Cemetery. Visitation will be from 1-2:45 p.m. prior to services at the funeral home. Cleveland-Moffett Funeral Home of Amory is in charge of arrangements. Mr. Rea was born April 16, 1950, in Aberdeen, to the late Elmer Boe and Ruby Hacker Rea. He was a graduate of Hamilton High school and College of Lake County, Illinois. He was formerly employed with Abbott Laboratories and MTD. He was a veteran of the U.S. Army and was a member of Hamilton Church of God of Prophecy. He is survived by his wife, Janice Maxwell Rea; children, Amy Rea Fulton of Hamilton and Angela Rea Cerminara of Antioch, Illinois; siblings, Brenda Rea of Okolona and Steve Rea of Hamilton; four grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren. Pallbearers will be Keegan Hays, Tim Fulton, Terry Cantrell, Caleb McNutt, David Maxwell and Matt Simonson.