Rader Funeral Home - Kilgore, TX

Bobby Glenn Tompkins
July 24, 1951 - May 14, 2007
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Bobby Glenn Tompkins


Services for Bobby Glenn Tompkins, 55, of Kilgore will be ten a.m., Thursday, May 17, 2007 at Church on the Rock with Pastor Chuck Warnock and Pastor Paul Klewer officiating.  Burial will follow in Danville Cemetery.  Mr. Tompkins went home to be with the Lord Monday, May 14, 2007 in Tyler, Texas.


He was born July 24, 1951 in Tyler, Texas to Sid and Lena Tompkins.  He was affectionately known by his John Tyler High School Classmates as “Mouse.”  He was employed by several oilfield companies in the East Texas area before owning and operating B and M Pumping.  Bobby was a member of Church on the Rock.  He was an avid mechanic, enjoyed fishing, camping and traveling in his motor home. 


Bobby is survived by his wife Marie Tompkins of Kilgore; two sons and a daughter-in-law, Dennis Allen and Jennifer LeBow of Madrid Spain, Christopher Kevin LeBow of Tyler; a daughter and son-in-law, Angela and David Lassiter of Arlington; two brothers and sisters-in-law, Kenneth and Christa Tompkins of Tyler, Tommy and Brenda Tompkins of Kilgore; three sisters and brothers-in-law, Linda and Randy Tomlinson of Kilgore, Sandy and Jerry Randolph of Overton, Patti and Dennis Harris of Longview; ten grandchildren; numerous aunts, uncles and cousins; many nieces and nephews who thought their uncle hung the moon. 


He was preceded in death by his parents, and two nieces, Tammy Marie Tompkins and Anissa Kay Irvin.


The family will receive friends at Rader Funeral Home Wednesday evening between five and seven p.m.


Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of East Texas, 4111 University Boulevard, Tyler, Texas 75701


Please leave online condolences www.raderfuneralhome.com


The family would like to extend their gratitude, to those who cared for Bobby,  to Susan Cox of Overton, Stephanie

Bobby Glenn Tompkins
July 24, 1951 - May 14, 2007




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