Rev. Bobby Gene Deviney
Oct. 12, 1931 to March 21, 2020
Rev. Bobby Gene Deviney, 88, of Morganton, NC went to be with the Lord, Saturday, March 21, 2020. Born on October 12, 1931 he was the son of the late Otto and Pauline Deviney. Bobby was a member of New Beginning Baptist Church. He was a code breaker for the US Air Force. Bobby was a pastor for 54 years where he traveled the world during his service. He loved being around people and enjoyed collecting coins and writing. Bobby was a barber and taught English as a substitute teacher.
Bobby is survived by his son, Joel Deviney; daughter, Cindy Hightower; grandchildren, Payton and Taylor Hightower; brothers, Ralph Deviney (Gerri), James Deviney (Pat).
In addition to his parents, Bobby is preceded in death by his wife, Gracie Elean Suttles Deviney; infant sister, Arlene Deviney; brother, Jerry Deviney.
The family will have a private graveside service.
Sossoman Funeral Home and Crematory Center is assisting the family with the arrangements.
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