R. “Gary” Bobo, of Powell OH, a Fruehauf Corporation employee for more than 25 years, died June 23, 2008. Born November 18, 1937, in Shade OH to Robert Bobo of Chillicothe and Anna Catherine Chappell Bobo, he served in the Army and was honorably discharged in 1958. After attending Ohio University, he embarked on a career in the tire and trucking industry before starting his own firm in the 1980s. He is survived by wife, Susan; two sons, Scott (Peggy) Edwards, Robert G. (Teresa) Bobo II; two daughters, Cindy (Bob) Rhodes, Laura (Anthony) Kleon; seven grandchildren; a brother, Phil Bobo; and a sister, Kathy (Fred) Seymour. In lieu of flowers, contributions can be made to the R. Gary Bobo Memorial Fund, PO Box 1622, Powell OH 43065 or by making a deposit to the fund at any Fifth Third Branch in central Ohio. Proceeds will go toward cancer research and the oncology department at Riverside Hospital. Send the family a message of sympathy at

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