Funeral Services for Robert "Bob" R. McNatt, 74, of Rusk, will be 2 p.m., Friday, July 29, 2016 at the Wallace-Thompson Funeral Home Chapel, Rusk, with Pastor Mike Nelson officiating. Burial will follow at Cedar Hill Cemetery.
Mr. McNatt was born January 2, 1942 to the late Erwin Jim and Emilie McNatt in Corpus Christi, Texas. He graduated from South Texas College of Law and practiced law his entire career. His spare time was spent doing crossword puzzles, and he enjoyed reading non-fiction books, and playing computer solitaire. Until his days of having back trouble, he was an avid golfer.
He is pre-deceased by his parents, brother, David McNatt, sister and brother-in-law, Leon and Shirley Carr, and brother-in-law, Bob "Bud" Needham.
He is survived by his wife and best friend of 36 years, Nell McNatt, Rusk, daughter and son-in-law, Elizabeth and Steven Gallaher, Bow, NH, sons and daughters-in-law, John and Hope McNatt, Galveston, Blane and Trisha McNatt, Rusk, daughter and very special person, Laraina Nevil, Rusk, grandchildren, Paul McNatt, Galveston, Catherine Gallaher, Bow, Mark McNatt, Galveston, Thomas Gallaher, Bow, Anna Gallaher, Bow, and Patrick Gallaher, Bow, Brianna Nevil and Bryce Stemm, Rusk, sister-in-law, Jo E. Harris, and Linda Needham, Rusk, nephew, Damon McNatt, Pasadena, TX, great-nephew, Mark Baker, Rusk, great-niece, Jenny Keaney, Bullard, great-great nephew, Jerico Baker, Rusk, Danny Keaney, Bullard, and great-great niece, Chloe Baker, Rusk, and Priestly Keaney, Bullard.
Pallbearers will be John McNatt, Blane McNatt, Paul McNatt, Mark McNatt, Mark Baker, Kelly Keaney. Visitation will be 5 to 7 p.m., Thursday, July 28, 2016 at the funeral home.
Published on July 27, 2016