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Bob Gene Awbrey

Bob Gene Awbrey

Bob Gene Awbrey, 95, of Levelland, passed from this life on December 17, 2021.
Visitation will be from 6 p.m. until to 8 p.m. Tuesday, December 21, at Krestridge Funeral Home.
Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday, December 22, in the Krestridge Funeral Home Chapel.
Interment will follow in the Sundown Cemetery.
Bob was born September 11, 1926, in Gainesville, Texas, to Edmond Howard and Bertha Manning Awbrey.
He married Robbie Holton on June 20, 1947, they were married for 73 years.
Bob served in the United States Navy from April, 1944 to February, 1946. He was a Coxswain on the USS Sarasota. Bob Commanded a landing craft during WWII, serving in the Asiatic Pacific area and the Philippine Liberation.
He was employed with the Sundown ISD for 40 years.
Bob was a faithful member of Austin Street Church of Christ.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Robbie; parents, Edmond and Bertha Awbrey; four brothers; four sisters; and daughter-in-law, Cathy Awbrey.
He is survived by his sons, Stephen Awbrey of Elk City, Oklahoma and Randy (Sandy) Awbrey of Levelland; daughters, Regina (Tim) Lancaster of Lubbock and Karen Awbrey of Levelland; nine grandchildren; 17 great-grandchildren; and four great-great-grandchildren.
In lieu of flowers, the family suggests memorials be made in Bob’s memory to your charity of choice.
Arrangements are under the direction and personal care of the professionals at Krestridge Funeral Home, 806-897-1111.

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