1. Bobby Rex Grubbs was born on 18 Jun 1945 in Nolan Co, Texas and died in 2015 in Brown Co, Texas.
He was elected Sheriff of Brown County in November 2004 and was sworn in January 1, 2005 at midnight.
Bobby Rex Grubbs was born June 18, 1945 in Sweetwater, Texas. He graduated from High School in Sweetwater and joined the Navy in 1964. He was assigned to the Destroyer — USS Fletcher DD445 and stationed out of Pearl Harbor, Hawaii. His ship was deployed to Viet Nam three times. He ended his Navy career in 1968 with the rank of 21 Class Petty Officer with an E5 grade.
In March 1969, he was hired by Texas Department of Public Safety as a State Trooper and assigned to Denton County. Later he was assigned to the License and Weight Division. In November 1984, he was promoted to the Texas Ranger Division of DPS, in the Midland District. In 1986, he was assigned to Brownwood as headquarters. He retired from the Rangers on September 1, 2003 with 34 years and 6 months service.
He married Joy Barber in 1970 in Dallas.
He has one son, John David Grubbs, and one daughter, Jannell Alene Grubbs Johnson. At the present time, he is a proud Papa of three grandchildren.
Bobby married Joy Barber daughter of Clint Barber and Alene Johnson on 30 Oct 1970 in Dallas CO, Texas. Joy was born about 1947.
They had the following children:
2M i. John David Grubbs
3F ii. Janell Alene Grubbs