Council, Bobby

Bobby Council, 82, of Wingo, KY., died Wednesday morning, August 29th, 2018 at the Ray and Kay Eckstein Hospice Care Center of Paducah.

Bobby was a retired teamster with Local 263of Paducah. Bobby’s greatest desire in life was spending time with the love of his life and spouse for 59 years, Della.

Bobby is survived by one son, Jeffery Steele of Paducah; caretaker, Joleen Lacewell of Wingo; four grandchildren, Ethan Steele of Wingo, Tyler Steele of Wingo, Rylee Lacewell of Wingo, and Mason Steele of Paducah; and several nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Willard and Orine Ray Council; three sisters; and one brother.

Friends may visit the family on Tuesday, September 4th, 2018 at Lindsey Funeral Home of Paducah from 11am until 1pm. Graveside services at New Hope Cemetery in Monkeys Eyebrow, KY. will follow.

Memorial contributions may be made for him in honor of his wife, Della, to the American Cancer Society.

Lindsey Funeral Home is in charge of arranegements. Online condolences may be left at

Published 12:00 AM, Friday Aug. 31, 2018
Updated 09:53 AM, Friday Aug. 31, 2018

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