Services for Mr. Robert Stribling will be held 3 pm, Sunday, October 24, 2010 at First Presbyterian Church of Union with Rev. Chris Shelton officiating. Burial will be in the Union City Cemetery with Milling Funeral Home of Union in charge of the arrangements.
Mr. Stribling, 86, of Union, died Thursday, October 21, 2010 at Hospice In His Hands of Carthage.
Mr. Stribling was a member of First Presbyterian Church where he served as a deacon. He was a third generation owner and publisher of the Union Appeal. He also served a four year term as alderman. Mr. Stribling was a member of the American Legion. He served his country as a World War II Veteran. USS UVALDE. He was a member of Woodman of the World.
Wife: Dorothy Mae “Dot” Stribling of Union
Daughter: Betty Ann Stribling of Union
Three Grandchildren and Two Great-Grandchildren
Sister: Oliver Ruth Williams of Tennessee
Preceded in death by: Son , Robert Glenn Stribling, one brother, Clayton P. Stribling, and one sister, Mary Blanch Stribling, and parents, Oliver and Nettie Stribling
Pallbearers: Clay Stribling, Mack Buntyn, Dr. Oscar Briseno, Thomas Walton, Greg Robinson, and Lamar Mahaffey
Honorary Pallbearers: Mack Moore, Dr. J.G. Alexander, Harold Jenkins, and Buddy Langley
Visitation will be 1:30 pm-3 pm, Sunday October 24, at First Presbyterian Church of Union.