Bobby St. John

Bobby St. John passed away on Wednesday, July 15, 2020. He was 61 years old.

Bobby was born in Claremore, Okla., on Feb. 24, 1959 to Pete and June (Whiteside) St. John. He was raised in Talala, where he also raised his son, Cody, and remained there until his death.

Bobby spent much of his life team roping and raising cattle, a way of life passed down from his father and grandfather.

Survivors include Bobby’s son, Cody, of Talala, Okla.; his mother, June St. John, of Talala; two sisters, Patti Drumheller, of Oologah and Peggy St. John of Tulsa; three nephews and two nieces; six great nieces and four great nephews; and countless relatives and friends.

Bobby was preceded in death by his father, Pete St. John.

Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. on Monday, July 20, 2020 at the Talala First Baptist Church. He will be laid to rest by his father at Fairview Cemetery in Talala, OK. Visitation will be from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. on Sunday, July 19th, 2020 at Rice Funeral Home in Claremore.

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