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Robert Pettit May 13, 1948 - May 10, 2023

Robert Lowell Pettit, age 74 of Sparta, Missouri passed away suddenly, Wednesday, May 10, 2023 at his home. He was born May 13, 1948, in Twin Falls, Idaho the son of Doyle and Lois Pettit. On November 11, 1966, Robert was united in marriage to Carolyn Morrison and their marriage was blessed with three sons, James Lowell Pettit, Timothy Lee Pettit and Christopher Robert Pettit. Robert is also survived by three granddaughters Jessica, Hannah and Brooke; two great-grandchildren Danial and Lauren; a brother Tom Pettit; and a sister Roseanna Turner. Robert was preceded in death by his parents, his son Timothy, brothers Doyle Pettit and James Russell, his sisters Nona Blankenship and Debbie Ward.

Robert graduated from Chadwick High School and later graduated from SMS now known as Missouri State University. He pursued a degree in construction management and enjoyed construction work most of his life. Robert loved his family and enjoyed traveling out West. He will be sadly missed but his loving memory lives on in the hearts of his wonderful family.

A Celebration of Life service will be held at a later date. Cremation and arrangements are under the care and direction of Barnes Family Funeral Home, Ozark, Missouri. Online condolences may be shared at www.barnesfamilyfunerals.com


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    Judy St.Clair Hicks says

    Oh, Bobbie, how I will miss you. You were always a kind and happy classmate. May you be comforted in the arms of god.

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    Anne’ Hunt Kirkland says

    To Carolyne, the children, Tom and the rest of Family of Bobbie. My Deepest Sympathy for your loss….

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