Bobby Knowles Obituary, Death – With heavy hearts, we share the news of the passing of Bobby Knowles, a respected figure in our community and a former St. Lucie County Sheriff. Bobby Knowles, who served as a United States Marine and later as the chief investigator for the 19th judicial circuit, dedicated his life to upholding justice and protecting the people he served.
In 1984, he was elected as the sheriff of St. Lucie County, a role he fulfilled with unwavering dedication until 2001, when Sheriff Ken Mascara took over.
Bobby Knowles leaves behind a remarkable legacy as a remarkable sheriff, a compassionate leader, and a true Southern gentleman. His commitment to the well-being and safety of our community was evident in his actions and his interactions with those around him. He was known for his professionalism, integrity, and the genuine care he showed for others.
As we bid farewell to Bobby Knowles, we remember him as a beloved boss and mentor, respected by his colleagues and admired by those who had the privilege of working with him. His impact on the law enforcement community and the lives he touched will never be forgotten.
Our thoughts and condolences go out to his family, friends, and all those who were fortunate enough to know him. May his soul rest in eternal peace.