June 14, 1946 - August 22, 2018
Robert (Bobby) Scott Necessary, 72, passed away August 22, 2018 in Austin, Texas, after a lengthy and debilitating illness. Bobby’s courage and optimistic attitude during his illness inspired all who knew him. He was a loving husband, extraordinary father, wonderful grandfather, fun loving brother and loyal friend, who cared deeply for others. He was born in Huntington, West Virginia on June 14, 1946, the son of Robert Henry Necessary and Pauline (Polly) Biddle Necessary. Bobby was a graduate of Huntington High School and Marshall University, where he was a member of Sigma Alpha Epsilon Fraternity. On June 22, 1968 he married his high school and college sweetheart, Pattie Ginger, and the couple celebrated fifty years of marriage June 22, 2018. After college graduation he and Pattie moved to Atlanta, Georgia where Bobby began his outstanding career in the insurance industry. For over twenty five years his caring and concern for his clients made him a top producer throughout his career. He was a past President of Cherokee Town and Country Club in Atlanta, Georgia and was instrumental in bringing talented Culinary Olympic chefs to the Town Club making the dining experience a much sought after event. He and Pattie later retired to Naples, Florida where Bobby volunteered and was a peer leader for the Collier County Mental Health Association. He was also a founding member of the Naples Chapter of the New Canaan Society, a Christian Men’s Group. Bobby is survived by his loving and devoted wife, Pattie (Ginger) Necessary, their two children, Trisha Necessary of Naples, Florida and Rustin (Jessica) Necessary of Austin, Texas; their precious grandchildren, Brooklyn, Wells, and Ford Necessary of Austin, Texas; his beloved sisters, Nancy (Lawrence) Gravely of Louisville, Kentucky, Sally Hanshaw of Woodstock, Georgia, Polly (Steve) Hines of Canton, Georgia, Dr and Mrs Mike Cobb (Betty Lou) of Roswell, Georgia; one incredible brother, Jimmy Necessary of Woodstock, Georgia; numerous nieces and nephews; and several great nieces and great nephews. A Celebration of Bobby’s Life will be held October 13, 2018 at 11:00 AM in the Wilson Chapel of Peachtree Presbyterian Church 3434 Roswell Road NW, Atlanta, Georgia 30305. A reception and visitation will be held after the service in the Williams Room at the church. The Robert Scott Necessary Memorial Fund has been established. Those who so desire may make memorial contributions to 3801 Berkman Drive #168 Austin, Texas 78723.
Robert (Bobby) Scott Necessary, 72, passed away August 22, 2018 in Austin, Texas, after a lengthy and debilitating illness. Bobby’s courage and optimistic attitude during his illness inspired all who knew him. He was a loving husband,... View Obituary & Service Information
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