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“You was the best papa in the world. It's hard for me to know your gone. i remeber when i was little i use to climb up and you lap and you would tell...Read More »
1 of 9 | Posted by: Chasity Ciscell - paragould, AR

“Thank you Bob for modeling what a "Good Man" acts like.Thank you for being such a great caregiver to my mother. I never heard you complain you just...Read More »
2 of 9 | Posted by: Michael Thomas - Fayetteville, AR

“So sorry to hear about Bob's passing. He always was very good to us. We will never forget how he took care of our Mom. I will always remember the...Read More »
3 of 9 | Posted by: Marshall and Faye Fleming - TX

“Please let Bob's family know how sorry we are to hear of his passing. He was such a wonderful caregiver to Joyce and also known as Grandpa Bob to...Read More »
4 of 9 | Posted by: Butch and Robin Thomas - AR

“What a great guy! Bob was so good to our mom, standing by her during difficult times as she battled Alzheimer's disease . We will miss him, and never...Read More »
5 of 9 | Posted by: Stan & Earlene Thomas - AR

“Bob was a great man! I can think of a million things I would love to tell him right now! So sorry I missed out on the last years of his life I know...Read More »
6 of 9 | Posted by: Dale Land - Hindsville , AR

“May God bless and be with those whose lives that you touched over the years Uncle Bob.. Love you and miss you. May you rest in peace ”
7 of 9 | Posted by: Barbara Mitchell - MO - niece

“It was so nice getting to know you! Thank you so much for being there for my grandma! ”
8 of 9 | Posted by: Erica Nelson, Josh Nelson, Kayden Nelson - AR

“You were a wonderful uncle to me & my kids. Sorry we didn't get down to see you more often. We're gonna miss you. Love you always. ”
9 of 9 | Posted by: Jennifer Wadkins - Corning, AR


Bobby Lee Gilbert, 79, of Walnut Ridge died January 28, 2013 at the St. Bernard's Medical Center.

Born March 8, 1932 in Smithville; son of Andrew and Willie White Gilbert. He was a retired Construction worker; he loved to fish and was of the Baptist faith.

He is preceded in death by his parents, first wife, Patsy Brown Gilbert; second wife, Joyce Gilbert; a daughter, Karen; a son, Mark; one brother and four sisters;

Survivors include his wife, Wilma of the home; a son, Kerry Gilbert of Paragould; two daughters, Brenda Richmond of Powhatan and Suzanne Ciscel of Paragould; ten grandchildren; fifteen great grandchildren; four brothers, Charley of Chicago IL, Tommy, Jack and Johnny all of Texas; two sisters, Ruth Gramling of Paragould and Lizzie Capps of Little Rock; a step daughter, Sharon Galbreath of Portia; and many other relatives and friends.

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