Robert Jackson “Bob” Sturdivant, 85, of Farmington, died Saturday, June 8, 2019. He was born January 8, 1934 in Prairie Grove to Paul and Opal (Duncan) Sturdivant. Bob was a truckdriver throughout his life and loved his job. His “happy place” was outside mowing his yard.
He is survived by four daughters, Debbie Patton of Fayetteville, Vicky Halley of Fort Wayne, Indiana, Scheryl Ann Sturdivant of Fayetteville, and Bobbie Carol Downing of Wrens, Georgia; one son, Paul Arthur Sturdivant of Farmington; 14 grandchildren and 15 great-grandchildren. Bob was preceded in death by his wife, Helen, in May, and a son, Loren Dale Phillips.
A memorial service will be 2 p.m. Friday, June 14, at Heritage Funeral Home Chapel.