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Obituary for Bobby Easterling

Deceased Name: Bobby Ray Easterling
Date of Birth: Sunday, January 31, 1943
Date of Death: Saturday, January 27, 2024

Funeral services for Bobby Ray Easterling, 80 of Vidalia,LA will be held at Young's Funeral Home in Ferriday on Tuesday, January 30, 2024 at 2:00 PM with Bro. Glenn Harrigill officiating. Interment will follow at Legion Memorial Cemetery, Newellton, LA, under the direction of Young's Funeral Home.

Bobby Ray Easterling was born on Sunday, January 31, 1943 in Pelahatchie, MS. and passed away Saturday, January 27, 2024 in Vidalia, LA. He was a resident of Vidalia and a member of Riverside Baptist Church.

He was preceded in death by
Father- Jack Easterling
Mother- Bertie McLemore Easterling Garner
Grandson- Michael Gossett
Sister- Mildred Lois Easterling Wiley

He is survived by
Wife- Rita Lance Easterling of Vidalia, LA
Daughter- Melissa Gossett and her husband Glenn of Newellton, LA
Daughter- Brenda Bonnette and her husband Jeffery of Vidalia, LA
Daughter- Pamela Farrar of Clayton, LA
Step-Son- Rickey Mathews of Clayton, LA
Step-Daughter- Lynda Murray of Bastrop, LA

He is also survived by 13 Grandchildren and 16 Great-Grandchildren

Pallbearers will be Glenn Gossett, Jeffery Bonnette, Justin Richey, Joshua McMurray, Caleb McMurray and Jeff McMurray.

The family will receive friends at Young's Funeral Home from 12 noon til 2:00 PM, Tuesday, January 30, 2024. To leave an online condolence for the family please visit