Robert "Bobby" Edward Drew
Robert "Bobby" Edward Drew
July 7, 1946 - October 4, 2020

Robert “Bobby” Edward Drew, 74, of Florahome passed away peacefully at home surrounded by his family on Sunday, October 4, 2020 following an extended illness.
Bobby was born to Jim Drew and Nancy Dorton Drew on Jan. 7, 1946 in Sanford, FL. He was a Baptist. He served honorably in the United States Army. He loved spending time with his family, fishing and hunting.
Besides his parents, he was also preceded in death by a brother, John D. Drew, and three sisters, Margaret Tindel, Lucille Utley and Juanita Nelson.
Surviving are his loving wife and best friend of 30 years, Hellen Drew; his four children, Richard Smith, Tammy (Gary) Scott, Tina (Levy) Roberts and Melissa (Eardan) Grupp; a dear neighbor who was like a son, Ray Barker, a foster daughter, Sarah (Matthew) Surrency; a brother, James Drew; three sisters, Nancy Ann Sapp, Lucille Drew and Margie Drew; his lifelong friend who was like a brother, Robbie “Gator” and Tangerine Smith; numerous grandchildren, great grandchildren, nieces, nephews and uncountable friends.
Funeral services with military honors bestowed by the U.S. Army will be 2:00 p.m. Thursday, October 8th at Masters Funeral Home in Palatka with Pastor Terry Qualls and Pastor Timothy Plymel officiating. The family will begin receiving friends one hour prior to the start of the service.
Memorial gifts may be sent to Haven Hospice Roberts Care Center, 6400 St. Johns Ave., Palatka, FL 32177 or to the family.
Friends may sign the online register at
Masters Funeral Home of Palatka is in charge of arrangements.

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