Bob, with his wife Harriett, moved their family to the Roseburg, Oregon, area in the early 1950s upon his discharge from the Army Air Corp. He was a World War II Veteran having served in England.
He worked with his family in the family logging business and later for Roseburg Lumber Company until his retirement. Bob was a 50 year member of the Lumber and Sawmill Workers Union Local 2949. Bob was a member of the Church of Christ attending services both in Winston, Oregon, and Roseburg churches. He was a member of the American Legion Post 19 in Midland, Texas.
He is survived by son, Alex; daughters: Glenda, Maxine, Sarah; brothers, Floyd; sisters, Ruby Nell Boyd and Murldeen Walters.
Graveside Service were held on Friday, June 17, 2011. Internment was at Brunson Memorial Cemetery, Eunice, New Mexico.
(Obit published in the Roseburg, OR "The News-Review" on June 23, 2011.)