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Mr. Bobby Wayne Vertrees

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“Brady, you are in our prayers. So very sorry for your loss. ”
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“Our prayers go out to Bobby's mother, brother, sister, brother in law, and all of his friends. ”
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Bobby Wayne Vertrees, age 51, returned to his Heavenly Father September 1, 2017. Mr. Vertrees was born in Louisville on July 2, 1966, to James William and Lula Mae Vertrees. He was a master plumber by trade, very outgoing, and was an avid U of K fan. Mr. Vertrees loved to fish and the outdoors. He had a great sense of humor and always had a joke ready. He was very funny and loved to make people laugh. Mr. Vertrees was a big prankster. He was always playing tricks on his family and enjoyed the fallout from them. Mr. Vertrees loved his family and was a good caregiver to his mother, he was always there for anyone in need.
He is preceded in death by his grandparents; and his father, James "Bill" Vertrees.
Mr. Vertrees leaves to cherish his memory his wife, Marsha Vertrees; children, Brady Vertrees and Brandon Squires; mother, Lula Mae Vertrees (Glen); sister, Sandra Abbott (David); brother, Lonnie Ray Skaggs; niece, Angela Abbott Laiacono; nephew, Jason Abbott (Ayla); and a host of other family and friends.
Funeral service will be conducted at 5:00 pm Wednesday, September 6, 2017 in the chapel of Schoppenhorst, Underwood and Brooks Funeral Home (4895 N. Preston Hwy and Brooks Rd) with burial to follow morning on Thursday, September 7, at 10:00 am in Brookland Cemetery. Friends may pay their respects before the service, Wednesday, September 6, from 3:00 pm till 5:00 pm.