MOBLEY, Robert D. "Bob," 77, of Beallsville, died Monday, August 19, 2013 in Woodsfield Nursing and Rehab Center.
He was born October 31, 1935, near Beallsville, a son of he late Wayne and Sylvia Pittman Mobley.
He was a member of the Church of Christ, Beallsville. He retired after 52 years of service as the greenskeeper at both Switzerland of Ohio Golf Course and Horseshoe Bend Golf Course. Robert was known for his sense of humor, his loyalty, and his ability to fix anything. He had a deep love and respect for farming and all things associated with his farm; he loved the land, the animals, the tractor, and even the hard work.
In addition to his parents, Robert was preceded in death by a brother, Holley.
Surviving are his loving wife of nearly 18 years, Charlotte Truex Stewart Mobley; five children, Tammy (Roger) Elliott of McLean, VA, Kim (Philip) Johnson of Dublin, Wayne (Mandy) Mobley of Jacobsburg, Christy (Terrance) Lumpkins of Columbus, Sarah (Nick) Schilling of Barnesville; two stepsons, Jason (Melissa) Stewart and Jeremy (Nikki) Stewart, both of Ashland; three siblings, Starling (DeJon) Mobley of Ashville, Harold (Barbara) Mobley of Beallsville, and Christina Hastings of Massillon; nine grandchildren; four step-grandchildren; one great-grandson; several nieces and nephews.
Visitation will be held Thursday from 2 to 4 p.m. and 6 to 8 p.m. at the Harper Funeral Home, Beallsville, and Friday from 10 a.m. until the time of the funeral service at 11 a.m. at the Beallsville Church of Christ. Burial will follow in Jerusalem Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, Robert's family requests that memorial contributions may be made to Gas Cards, Inc., c/o Shirley Brown, 48397 Keylor Hill Road, Woodsfield, OH 43793 or "Rally for Life," c/o Beallsville High School, 43822 SR 556, Beallsville, OH 43716.
Those wishing to offer their condolences or to share a fond memory of Robert may do so at www.harperfh.net