Robert Bobby Ripley

Tuesday, November 13, 2007

ROBERT BOBBY RIPLEY, a resident of Little Rock, was born Feb. 3, 1941, in Beaver, a son of Oscar Franklin and Hallie Pauline (Wilson) Ripley. He died Wednesday, Nov. 7, 2007, in Little Rock at the age of 66.

He is survived by one sister, Wilsie and husband Bob Sherman of Eureka Springs; two nieces; Angie and husband Monty Sowersby of Branson, Mo., and Tammy and husband Jed Bullock of Eureka Springs; one cousin, Byron McKimmy and wife Marilyn of Little Rock; one great-niece, one great-nephew; and a host of other friends and family.

He was preceded in death by his parents.

Graveside services were held Saturday, Nov. 10, 2007, at the Eureka Springs Cemetery with Reverend Eugene Rose officiating. Interment will followed in the Eureka Springs Cemetery under the direction of Nelson Funeral Service. Memorial donations may be made to the Eureka Springs Rural Fire Department, 144 E Van Buren, Eureka Springs, AR 72632. Online condolences may be sent to the family at