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Robert Ruston Springer, Sr
Birth: Nov. 4, 1908
Chattanooga
Hamilton County
Tennessee, USA
Death: Jan. 7, 1986
Clayton
Rabun County
Georgia, USA

Correction: Robert Ruston Springer Sr. born 1909

FRANKLIN - Robert Rouston Springer, 77 of 52 Wikie St., Apartment No. 2, Franklin, died Tuesday in a Clayton, Ga., convalescent center. A native of Chattanooga, Tenn., he had lived in Franklin since 1971. He was a son of the late Charlie and Chalmers Morgan Springer. He was an Army veteran of World War II. Surviving are his wife, Rubye Croft Springer, two stepdaughters, Estelle Abney of Santa Rosa,Calif., and Gwendolyn Womble of Jacksonville, Fla.; a stepson, Laurice Walker of San Francisco, Calif., a sister, Cecile Derreberry of Chattanooga; a brother, Obed Springer of Atlanta, Ga.;and three grandchildren. Memorial services will be at 3 p.m. Sunday in the chapel of Franklin First Baptist Church. The Rev. Howard Ford will officiate. Bryant Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Sarasota Herald-Tribune/Friday, January 17, 1986
Robert S. Springer, 77, formerly of Sarasota, died Tuesday (Jan. 7, 1986)in Franklin, N.C. Born in Chattanooga, Tenn., he was f former linotype operator with the Sarasota Herald-Tribune in the late 1940s and then worked for the Tallahassee Democrat. He was a member of Franklin Baptist Church and was an Army veteran of World War II. Survivors include his wife, Ruby; two stepdaughters, Estelle Abney of Santa Rosa, Calif., and Gwendolyn Womble of Jacksonville; a stepson, Laurice Walker of San Francisco; a sister, Cecile Derrebery of Chattanooga; a brother, Obed Springer of Atlanta; and three grandchildren. Services and burial were held in Franklin.

Children: by first wife Barbara Frances Nolan
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 Parents:
  Charles Cleveland Springer (1884 - 1953)
  Chalmers Tennessee Morgan Springer (1887 - 1928)
 
 Spouses:
  Barbara Frances Nolan Hall (1911 - 1968)*
  Charlotte T Springer (1915 - 1995)*
  Rubye Croft Springer (1906 - 1998)*
 
 Children:
  Robert Ruston Springer (1931 - ____)*
 
 Siblings:
  Cecile Springer Derryberry (1907 - 1990)*
  Robert Ruston Springer (1908 - 1986)
  Robert Ruston Springer (1908 - 1986)*
  Obed Joy Springer (1911 - 1987)*
  Venna Sutton (1913 - 1968)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
WWII 101ST Airborne Div.
Battle Of The Bulge
(Radio Operator on a glider)

 
Note: (Headstone - Williamsburg Bronze Company, purchased by wife: Rubye Croft Springer)
 
Burial:
Forest Lawn Memorial Park
Candler
Buncombe County
North Carolina, USA
Plot: Cremated - sec 9, 10-B, space 3
 
Maintained by: Starlene Springer
Originally Created by: Helen
Record added: Aug 01, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 28707215
Robert Ruston Springer, Sr
Added by: James Archer
 
Robert Ruston Springer, Sr
Added by: Starlene Springer
 
Robert Ruston Springer, Sr
Added by: Starlene Springer
 
 
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To my Brave grandfather. Your grand daughter: Starlene Patriciann Springer
- Starlene Springer
 Added: May. 26, 2014
Happy belated birthday grandpa and Happy Veterans Day.age 104Your granddaughter Starlene P. Springer
- Starlene Springer
 Added: Nov. 10, 2012
Here's to you grandpa
- Starlene Springer
 Added: Jun. 22, 2012
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