Please keep the family in your thoughts and prayers.

Bobby Kenneth Vanderpool, age 77 of Hendersonville, TN, passed away on Saturday, July 10, 2021.

Mr. Vanderpool was born in Lebanon, TN, on February 25, 1944. He was a member of Mt. Lebanon Missionary Baptist Church in Alvaton, Kentucky where he served as Music Director and Sunday School Teacher.

He was the editor and publisher of the Missionary Baptist Sunday School Literature, Past President of the Tennessee Gospel Singing Convention, and Vice President of the National Gospel Singing Convention. He was a U.S. Vietnam Veteran and a retired U.S. Bank employee.

Survivors include his wife, Rebecca McDonald Vanderpool; a daughter, Robyn Vanderpool Smith (Brian); and a grandson, Ben Smith.

He was preceded in death by parents, Eld. And Mrs. H.C. Vanderpool and daughter, Dawn Renae Vanderpool.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to the DoReMi Gospel Music School Inc., in care of Key Dillard, 721 Rucker Lane, Murfreesboro, TN 37128-4621. Per Mr. Vanderpool’s request, there will be a private family burial to honor his fallen servicemen.

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