Bobby J. Sorrell, 77, of Vidor died Wednesday, Aug. 26, 2009 at his residence. Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. on Saturday, at Memorial Funeral Home of Vidor, with burial to follow at Restlawn Memorial Park in Vidor. Visitation will begin at 6 p.m. on Friday, at the funeral home. 

A native of Memphis, Tenn., he has lived in Vidor for 40 years, and was a retired pipefitter with Local # 195. He was a member of The Memphis Masonic Lodge #770. 

He is survived by his wife, Shelby Sorrell of Vidor, sons, Robert Eugene Sorrell of Atlanta, Ga., David Reeves of Springville, Tenn., and Douglas Reeves of Hemphill; daughter, Janet Louise Wells of Loretta, Ky., eleven grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.