Robert William “Bob” Barksdale Sr.

Robert William “Bob” Barksdale Sr.

Orlando, Orange County, Florida, USA
Death 5 Jan 1955 (aged 49)
Tampa, Hillsborough County, Florida, USA
Burial Orlando, Orange County, Florida, USA
Plot J85/4
Memorial ID 37473826 · View Source
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Robert William Barksdale, Sr. was the son of Madison Marcellus Barksdale and Rhoda Jane Smith Barksdale. His siblings were Anna Lee Barksdale, Marie Elizabeth Barksdale Taylor, Charles Henry Barksdale, Joseph Franklin Barksdale, Rev. Father Roy Anthony Barksdale and Thelma Barksdale. (Thelma later became Sister Mary Audrey, a member of the Daughters of Charity. After she left the Order she married William Werner of Washington, D.C., and they adopted two children - Roy Anthony Werner and Rhoda Jane Werner Radcliff.)

In order of birth Robert was between Charles (Charlie) and Joseph (Josie). Both Charlie and Josie died before their second birthdays.

Robert married Aileene Tillman, and they had two children -Marilyn Yvonne Barksdale (married Thomas Eugene Dooley) and Robert William Barksdale, Jr. (married Barbara Crews).


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  • Find a Grave Memorial 37473826
  • Find a Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Robert William “Bob” Barksdale Sr. (3 Oct 1905–5 Jan 1955), Find a Grave Memorial no. 37473826, citing Greenwood Cemetery, Orlando, Orange County, Florida, USA ; Maintained by Marilyn Barksdale (contributor 46828120) .