Bobby Self, Sr.



Bobby Wayne Self, Sr, 69, of Conway, passed away peacefully Saturday February 11, 2017 at Conway Medical Center. He was born December 4, 1947 in Mobile, Alabama to Mildred Beatrice (Gideons) and the late Wanza Warren Self, Sr.

Bobby was preceded in death by his brother, Wanza Self, Jr.

Bobby proudly served his country in the United States Army. He was a member of the 82nd Airborne. After serving in the military, Bobby became a “jack of all trades.” He excelled at anything he put his mind to. He worked for the Fayetteville Observer for a number of years, running the printing press. When Bobby wasn’t working, he enjoyed fishing, hunting, word find puzzles, as well as eating and entertaining. He loved animals, had a comical sense of humor, and loved to laugh.

Left to cherish Bobby’s memory is his wife of 43 years, Vickie; his children, Bobby Wayne Self, Jr and his wife Brandy of Alabama, Katina Self, and Jennifer Jordan and her husband, Jeffery, both of Conway; his seven grandchildren, Heather, Ashley, Holly, Hattie, Sarah, Tristan and Kristian; seven great-grandchildren; his brothers, Michael Duane Artall of Alabama, and Harry Joseph Champagne, Jr. of Louisiana; and his sister, Gayle Wagner also of Louisiana.

A Memorial Service for Bobby will be held at Greenwood Baptist Church, 5560 Pauley Swamp Road Conway, SC 29527, on Wednesday February 15, 2017 at 1:00 PM with Rev. Ricky Wilson officiating.

In lieu of flowers, the family has requested memorial contributions be directed towards the church.

Burroughs Funeral Home and Cremation Services (843.651.1440) of Murrells Inlet is assisting the family during this difficult time.

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