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Robert 'Bob' Eugene Rich

August 8, 1941 ~ July 13, 2023 (age 81) 81 Years Old


Robert ‘Bob’ Rich, age 81, of Wildwood, died Thursday, July 13, 2023 at UT Medical Center. 

Bob was a skilled diesel mechanic, operating Blount Truck Repair for many years.  He was a veteran, serving honorably in the US Air Force.  Bob was also a woodworker and craftsman.  He believed in taking care of everyone, especially friends.  He was preceded in death by his wife, Andrea; infant son, Robert Patrick; parents, Floyd and Myrtis Rich.

Survivors include his sons, David Rich, Mike Rich, Steven (Mary) Rich; daughter, Gina Rich;  sister, Dolores Lawson; grandchildren, Anthony Rich, Patrick Rich, Amanda Rich, Michaela Rich, Skylar Rich Davis.

Graveside Ceremony will be 11:00 AM Monday, July 17, 2023 at Logan’s Chapel Cemetery with the Rev Charles Ledger officiating.  The family will receive friends from 9:00 until 10:30 AM Monday at Dotson Funeral Home, Wildwood.  (865-984-5959)  Online Book of Memories-

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July 17, 2023

9:00 AM to 10:30 AM
Dotson Funeral Home
4838 Wildwood Road
Maryville, TN 37804

Graveside Service
July 17, 2023

11:00 AM
Logan's Chapel UMC Cemetery
4626 Logan's Chapel Loop
Maryville, TN 37804


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