April 15, 1936 – March 7, 2020
Bobby Elmore, 83, of Waxahachie, Texas, passed away Saturday, March 7, 2020, at his residence in Waxahachie.
Bobby was born April 15, 1936, in Mertens to Bill and Essie (Yarbrough) Elmore. He was a triplet and they were put on display at the State Fair as youngsters. The triplets were also furnished milk for the first year of their lives by the Pet Milk Company.
Bobby worked for the Texas State Highway Department and the City of Waxahachie for 35-plus years. He was a faithful member and deacon at The Avenue Church and a member of the Masonic Lodge in Waxahachie.
He loved being with family and friends, camping, fishing and playing 42 with his domino partner Glynn Moses.
Preceding him in death was his wife of more than 50 years, Dorothy Faye Elmore; parents, Bill and Essie Elmore; three sisters, Frances Bell, his triplet sister Betty Cox, and Louann Kyte; his triplet brother, Billy Elmore; and his granddaughter, Jennifer Rena Tucker.
Survivors include his wife, Dorothy Ruth Elmore of Waxahachie; daughter, Darla Ann Thompson and her husband Mack Thompson of Plano, Texas; brothers, Kenneth Elmore and wife Pat Elmore of Kennedale, Texas, and Harold Elmore of Carrollton, Texas; sisters, Sis Walles and her husband Jesse Walles of Warren, Texas, and Doris Clanahan of Olney, Texas; two grandchildren, Brittany Thompson Gnagi and her husband Hayden Gnagi of Frisco, Texas, and Alexander Thompson of Plano, Texas; other close family members including, David Burrow and his wife Ami Burrow of Red Oak, Texas, Brian Hatfield and his wife Barbara Hatfield of Hurst, Texas, and Russell Bolin and his wife Carol Bolin of Waxahachie; and numerous grandchildren, and great-grandchildren.
In memory of Bobby Elmore, if led, please donate to the Parkinson’s Foundation of North Texas at https://www.parkinson.org/GreaterTexas?_ga=2.1378097.1604640889.1583771154-1732233256.1583771154