Robert L.  "Bob" Alvey

Robert L. "Bob" Alvey

Robert L. “Bob” Alvey, 96, of Harrisburg, passed away, Monday, December 30, 2019 at his residence in Harrisburg. Bob was born in Harrisburg on August 18, 1923 to the late Roscoe and Mabel (Billman) Alvey. Bob was a member of the Eldorado First United Methodist Churchand a farmer, he built a very good farm and he was a very patient man. He never missed a morning at Liz's cafe and he attended many ball games including many for St. Louis Cardinals. On July 19, 1957 Bob married for former Jewell Walker and she survives in Harrisburg. He is also survived by his daughter and son-in-law, Tim (Sandy) Tuttle of Harrisburg, two grandchildren Tyler Alvey (Makenzie) Tuttle of Harrisburg and Tonya Fay (Peter) Barringer of Newburgh, IN and 2 great grandchildren, Avory Fay and Hadley Fay Barringer. He was preceded in death by two brothers Kelly and Kenneth Alvey and Jim Billman who was raised in the family home. Funeral services for Bob will be held on Friday, January 3, 2020 at 11:00 AM at the Watson Funeral Home in Eldorado with Rev. Chris Wise officiating. Burial will be in Cottage Grove Cemetery. Visitation will be on Thursday, January 2, 2020 at Watson funeral home from 5:00 PM until 7:00 PM. Memorials in his memory may be made to, Harrisburg High School Athletics, First United Methodist Church or St. Judes and envelopes will be available at the funeral; home. On line condolences may be sent to the family at watsonfuneralhome.net
August 18, 1923 - December 30, 201908/18/192312/30/2019
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Robert L. “Bob” Alvey, 96, of Harrisburg, passed away, Monday, December 30, 2019 at his residence in Harrisburg.Bob was born in Harrisburg on August 18, 1923 to the late Roscoe and Mabel (Billman) Alvey. Bob was a member of the Eldorado First United Methodist Churchand a farmer, he built a very good farm and he was a very patient man. He never missed a morning at Liz's cafe and he attended many ball games including many for St. Louis Cardinals.On July 19, 1957 Bob married for former Jewel...

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