Bobby Lyn Gotcher, age 54, of Tamarack Mountain, North Lake Brownwood died Thursday, Dec. 2, 2010.

    A memorial visitation will be held at 2 p.m. on Saturday, Dec. 11, 2010, at Blaylock Funeral Home.

    Bobby was born Dec. 6, 1955, in Andrews, Texas, to Deltis and Margie Ruth Gotcher, who have both preceded him in death.

    His pride and joy were his grandchildren. He loved riding his motorcycle, fishing and being outdoors. He worked at 3M the last 14 years and at Superior Cable for 15 years prior to that.

    He is survived by his wife, Julie Bryson Gotcher; daughter, Melissa Phillips and husband David of Early; a son, Scotty Gotcher of Brownwood; step-daughter, Jennifer Shelton and husband Timothy of Democrat; step-son, Justin Griffin and wife Chandra of Brownwood; four grandchildren, Collin and Zoe Phillips, Waggoner Shelton and Aydin Griffin; a brother, Rick Gotcher; step-father, Marlin King; and several nieces, nephews, cousins, extended family and friends.

    The family has requested no flowers.

    Services have been entrusted to the care of Blaylock Funeral Home.