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“Sorry I cannot be there. Tootsie always loved you both. I am homebound or else I would be there. Love you both dearly. Mu prayers to all of the...Read More »
1 of 12 | Posted by: Phillip Davis - Greenville, KY

“I'm so sorry ”
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“Condolences to my extended family. You and Nana welcomed my family into your home,your family was made into our family. You was a great man and will...Read More »
3 of 12 | Posted by: Karen Gardner - Dunmor, KY

“Rob and Lori and all the Stover family. So sorry for your loss. May God be with you and help you through this difficult time.My thoughts and prayers...Read More »
4 of 12 | Posted by: Dottie Jett

“I am so sorry for your lose. I have greato memories of growing up with Robert and nana in my life and this news hit's hard to home. If there is...Read More »
5 of 12 | Posted by: Bradley Piper - Owensboro, KY

“Janice, Charlene and Robbie,We send our condolences for the loss of your husband and father. Praying for God to give you comfort and peace during...Read More »
6 of 12 | Posted by: Kevin and Sandra Willoughby - KY

“Deepest love and condolences to Aunt Janice and to my cousins Robert Jr. and Charlene Arnold. Our love and thoughts are with you in this time of...Read More »
7 of 12 | Posted by: Pam Harrison - Radcliff, KY

“So sorry that we will not be able to attend. As youall I thought s lot of Robert. We spent a lot of time at the fire dept back in the 70s getting it...Read More »
8 of 12 | Posted by: Joe and Elizabeth Gregory - Wadfy, KY

“Robert was one of the best men I've ever had the pleasure to know in my lifetime, he will truly be missed by all that knew him!!! So very sorry for...Read More »
9 of 12 | Posted by: Kelly Hambrick Kessler - KY

“RIP to a Great Man! ”
10 of 12 | Posted by: Taylor Watkins - Friend

“So very sorry to read of Roberts passing. You could search the world over and not find a kinder or nicer Man. He was a true asset to the Community. I...Read More »
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“Sorry to hear about your dad. He was one of my daddy's fire fighting buddies. ”
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DRAKESBORO- Robert Lee Stover Sr., 75, of Drakesboro died Friday, July 14, 2017 at 9:35 PM. He was born in Alabama on June 24, 1942. Mr. Stover was a member of Riverside Missionary Baptist Church, retired coal miner, Fire Chief at Drakesboro Fire Dept for 28 years before his retirement, a member of the Hazel Creek Masonic Lodge, and veteran of the Army Reserves. He is preceded in death by his father, Adlie O'Neal Stover; daughter, Donita Smith; brothers, O'Neal Stover, Harold C. Stover; sisters, Linda Swindle, Becky Santos.

He is survived by his wife, Janice Marie Hill Stover; son, Robert Lee (Lori) Stover, Jr. of Greenville; daughter, Charlene Renee Arnold of Beechmont; eight grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; mother, Lucille Stover of Alabama; brother, Tommy (Vicki) Stover of Alabama; sisters, Pat Moore, Anita (Mac) McCutchen, and Mary Decker, all of Alabama.

Funeral services will be held Tuesday, July 18, 2017 at 11:00 AM at Tucker Funeral Home in Central City with Rev. Ron Noffsinger officiating. Burial will be in Riverside Cemetery in Drakesboro. Visitation for Mr. Stover will be Monday, July 17, 2017 at 5:00 PM at the funeral home. Masonic services will be at 6:30 PM on Monday. Online condolences can be made at www.tuckerfuneralhomes.com.