Funeral services for Robert E. Lee Elmore, age 73, of Troup, TX will be held at 1:00 P.M. on Friday, February 26, 2016, at the Boren-Conner Funeral Home Chapel in Jacksonville, Texas with Kirk Elmore officiating. Burial will follow at the Mixon Cemetery.
Robert Elmore was born June 25, 1942, in Wichita, KS to Lee and Josephine El more. He grew up in California and moved to Texas in 1978. He was a Baptist and had retired from the Maintenance Department of Mother Frances Hospital in Tyler. He loved fishing and camping. He died at his residence on Saturday, February 20, 2016.
Robert is survived by his wife of 38 years, Rebecca Morris Elmore of Troup, his son, Anthony Guthrie of Troup, three daughters and sons-in-law, Natalie and Ronnie Glover of Bullard, Melissa and Brian Hefner of Troup, and Kylean Guthrie Perry and Billy Shoemaker of Houston, a sister, Patty Elmore of Arizona and a brother and sister-in-law, Leroy and Judy Elmore of Arizona, six grandchildren and three great grandchildren as well as many other relatives.
Family and friends will serve as pallbearers.
Visitation will be Thursday evening from 6:00 to 8:00 P.M. at the Boren-Conner Funeral Home in Jacksonville.
The family requests that donations be made to Hospice of East Texas, 4111 University Blvd., Tyler, TX 75701.
Published on February 24, 2016