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 Garland Morris Robe

Garland Morris Robe

Death 7 Dec 2010 (aged 78)
Caddo Parish, Louisiana, USA
Burial Coushatta, Red River Parish, Louisiana, USA
Memorial ID 62719756 · View Source
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SIBLEY, LA. - Dr. Garland Morris Robe graduated this life with Honors and passed into the loving arm of Jesus surrounded by his family. God gave him to us on Oct. 16, 1932, and Daddy went back to be with Jesus on Dec. 7, 2010. We are thankful for the gift that he was to us.

Of all the titles awarded him, "Daddy", "Papaw", and "Pastor" were his favorite. Dr. Robe pastored 4 area churches, his last being Baptist Tabernacle in Sibley. He was truly a wonderful pastor, and the ripple effect of his life will only be known on the shores of eternity.

Dr. Robe lived each day to the fullest and has enriched the lives of many. Morris was the husband to Elaine Anderson Robe for 58 years, and the father and father-in-law to 2 daughters, Judy and husband Philip Salley, Karen and husband Larry Bowden. He was Papaw to Tiffany & Eric Toups, Nathan & Sandie Salley, Ruse & April Salley, Heather & Lee Curry, Brooke Weeks, Brandi & Dave Brooms, & Cody Bowden; 13 beautiful great-grandchildren. He is now reunited with the loved ones that preceded him and is welcoming his arrival in heaven; parents, Howell and Gladys Robe and brother, Robert Robe.

Karen & Judy want to thank their Mom for the unselfish and affecitionate way she cared for their Daddy during this long Parkinson's illness. She truly lived up to her wedding vows"..In sickness and in health. till death do us part."

Bro. Robe's visitation will be Friday, Dec. 10, 2010 at Rose-Neath in Minden from 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. His homecoming celebration will be Saturday, Dec. 11, 2010 at 10:00 a.m. at Shreveport Baptist Temple and officiated by Dr. Howard Hall and assisted by Bro. Ruben Weaver. His interment will be at Liberty Cemetery in Martin, La.

The family wishes to thank his many caregivers; Dr. Zweig, Dr. Jimmy Smith, Dr. DelMundo, Professional Home Care and special lady Sandra White, Colonial Oaks staff, and Agappa staff.

Pallbearers chosen by Dr. Robe will be: Al Giecek, C.C. Sanders, Roger Pruitt, Larry Hunter, Ray Weaver, Huey Seymore, Billy Ponder, Cecil Hefner.

Honorary Pallbearers: Lee Bissell, Keven Barber, Charlie O'Keefe and all the men of Baptist Tabernacle in Sibley.

Published in the Shreveport Times
December 8, 2010

Rose-Neath Funeral Home
Minden, La.

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  • Created by: Virginia Wilson Bailey
  • Added: 9 Dec 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 62719756
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Garland Morris Robe (16 Oct 1932–7 Dec 2010), Find A Grave Memorial no. 62719756, citing Liberty Cemetery, Coushatta, Red River Parish, Louisiana, USA ; Maintained by Virginia Wilson Bailey (contributor 47178014) .