|Birth: ||Mar. 23, 1937|
|Death: ||Jan. 16, 2010|
Bob Staples, age 72 of Santa Fe, Texas passed away Saturday, January 16, 2010 after fighting a long courageous battle with cancer. Bob was born March 23, 1937 in Lynn, Massachusetts to Wilbur and Marie Staples. He retired from the United States Navy after 22 years, serving in VietNam and the Korean Conflict. Bob later retired as an electrician after leaving the military. He enjoyed fishing, reading, and making Christmas yard decorations. He is preceded in death by his parents, wife Flora Staples and brother Jimmy Staples.
Bob is survived by his two daughters, DeAnna Reese and husband Wendell of Bay City, Texas, and Katherine Saenz and husband Robert of Corpus Christi, Texas, step-daughter, Cynthia Bryson and husband John of Pearland, Texas; five grandchildren, Tiffany Reese, Robert Saenz, Lauren Saenz, Zachary Bryson and Chloe Bryson. Katherine and DeAnna would also like to thank their mother Bobbie Worley Staples for all of her help and support during his illness.
A visitation will be held Tuesday, January 19, 2010 from 12:00 p.m to 2:00 p.m. with a memorial service to follow at 2:00 p.m. at Scott Funeral Home. Arrangements are under the direction of the Scott Family, 1421 East Hwy. 6, Alvin, Texas 77511. (281) 585-1000.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society.
Created by: Janice Williams Langley
Record added: Jan 23, 2010
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