Robert Thurmond

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Robert Thurmond

Robert Thurmond Robert W. Thurmond, 67, passed away on Monday, Feb. 25, 2019, at his home in Corbin.
Born in London, Robbie was the son of the late Robert H. Thurmond and Margaret Gover Thurmond. He was also preceded in death by his brother-in-law, Claude Bentley Jr.
Robbie had worked as a delivery driver for UPS for 42 years, and also held a degree in education. He enjoyed spending time with his family, and belonged to the 19th Street Church of Christ. He also enjoyed farming, hunting, fishing, and loved growing up with and raising horses.
Robbie is survived by his wife, Robbie Anne Thurmond; son Jeff Thurmond and wife Kellee; daughter, Becca Carmichael and husband Sam; grandchildren Ally, Ben, and Andrew Thurmond, and Tripp Carmichael; sisters Carol Bentley, LeeAnn Strunk and husband Carson, and Amy Conley and husband Garry; and by many loving nieces, nephews and cousins.
Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. on Friday, March 1, at Vankirk-Grisell Funeral Home with Bro. David Scott and Bro. Roger Bruner officiating. Burial will be in the Rest Haven Cemetery.
The family will receive friends from 6-9 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home.
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Published on February 26, 2019
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Peggy D. Baker
Feb 27, 2019
Rob was the best UPS man Keavy School ever had. Super nice man. My heartfelt prayers goes out to the family. Leann so sorry for your loss.
Randall "Randy" Hamilton
Feb 27, 2019
I have very fond and special memories of Robert and his family. My heartfelt prayers go out for Robin and her family.

God Bless You All !