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 Robert LeRoy “Bob” Sumner

Robert LeRoy “Bob” Sumner

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Death 30 Oct 2012 (aged 69)
Burial Clovis, Curry County, New Mexico, USA
Plot Garden of Honor
Memorial ID 100019226 · View Source
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Robert LeRoy "Bob" Sumner, 69, of Clovis, NM, died Tuesday, October 30, 2012, at Northwest Texas Hospital in Amarillo, TX. Services will be held at 10:00 am Saturday, November 3, 2012, at The Chapel, 1500 Thornton, with Keith Baskett officiating. Burial will follow at Lawn Haven Memorial Gardens. Honorary pallbearers will be 526 FTD and the Air Force Engineering Technical Services (AFETS).
Bob was born February 27, 1943, to LeRoy Thomas and Ardith Henrietta (Stubbert) Sumner in Rogers, NE. He married Joy Reed October 3, 1962, in Farwell, TX. He retired from CAFB in 1982 as a Master Sgt. after 21 years. Bob was an Air Frame Specialist in AFETS (Air Frame Engineering Technical Services) at CAFB on the F1-11 and the F-16's for 22 years until his retirement from civil service in 2005. He was a member of First United Methodist Church, he enjoyed welding and spending time with his family, friends, and his "adopted" grand daughter, Brooke.
Survivors include his wife, Joy of the home; two sons, Lee Sumner of Amarillo, TX, and Alan Sumner of Clovis, NM; his mother, Ardith Harris of Bellevue, NE; two sisters, LeAnna (Walt) Farron of Papillion, NE, and Bonnie (Thomas) White of Milard, NE; one granddaughter, Jarilyn Sumner of Grand Island, NE; and three great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his father, LeRoy; a brother, Thomas Sumner; and a sister, Elaine Bailey.
Arrangements have been entrusted to Muffley Funeral Home, (575) 762-4435, www.muffleyfuneralhome.com.

Published in the Clovis News Journal and Portales News-Tribune on November 2, 2012


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  • Created by: Kenneth D. Bogard
  • Added: 1 Nov 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 100019226
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Robert LeRoy “Bob” Sumner (27 Feb 1943–30 Oct 2012), Find A Grave Memorial no. 100019226, citing Lawn Haven Memorial Gardens Cemetery, Clovis, Curry County, New Mexico, USA ; Maintained by Kenneth D. Bogard (contributor 46562702) .