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Bobbie Lewis Buckman

June 29, 1949 ~ January 12, 2022 (age 72)


Please Click Link Below to View the Live Streaming of the Funeral Services for Mr. Buckman on Wednesday, January 19, 2022 @10AM.

Bobbie Lewis Buckman transitioned into eternal peace on Wednesday January 12, 2022, in Sumter, SC. Bobbie was born on June 29, 1949, in Wedgefield, SC. The fourth son of six children born to the late Deacon Silas, Sr., and Naomi Brown Buckman.

Bobbie graduated from Ebenezer High School in 1967. He enlisted in the US Army, where he served in the Vietnam War and was honorably discharge. He was formally employed at Santee Print Work and Cooper Tools. In his early childhood, he was a member of Calvary Baptist Church, Pinewood SC

Bobbie’s favorite hobbies were drag racing, working on cars, and spending time with his friends.

In addition to his parents, Bobbie was preceded in death by his wife Patricia, daughter Cassandra, brother, Silas, Jr.,and granddaughter, Destine.

Fond memories of Bobbie will be forever cherished by Dorothy Evans Buckman the mother of his children, Kelvin (Cherie) Buckman of Sumter, SC, Kimberly (Timothy) York of Rembert, SC. and his daughter, Tabitha Scott of Sumter, SC ,  stepchildren, RickyScott and Andrea Scott of Sumter, SC: four brothers, Lucious (Linda) Buckman of Greer SC, James Buckman of Philadelphia, PA, Clem (Jennifer) Buckman of Wedgefield, SC and Don Buckman of Sumter, SC: five grand-children Janiesha, Camden, Essence (Larrian), Khalil, and Tiedra, great grandchildren, Keziah, and Jaiden, and a host of family members and friends.

A special thanks to Agape Care Group.


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January 18, 2022

2:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Whites Mortuary
517 N Guignard Drive
Sumter, SC 29150

Funeral Service
January 19, 2022

10:00 AM
Friendship Missionary Baptist Church
182 South Pike Rd East
Sumter, SC 29150

Interment following funeral service
January 19, 2022

Fort Jackson National Cemetery
4170 Percival Rd, Columbia, SC 29229
Columbia,, SC 29229

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