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Bobby Gene Cureton

File: 705

Date of Birth:

Wednesday, December 31, 1941

Date of Death:

Saturday, April 27, 2019


Marble Hill, Mo

Bobby Gene Cureton

Bobby Gene Cureton, 77, of Marble Hill, Mo., died at his home on April 27, 2019. Born near Bessville, Mo., on December 31, 1941, he was the son of Robert (Bob) and Leoma Skaggs Cureton. He and Betty Gromer were married April 3, 1961, in Marquand, Mo. She survives.

He worked most of his life as a self-employed logger. After retirement he was part of a family tree-trimming business, and he managed rental property. His favorite pastime was riding horses.

He is survived by his wife, Betty Cureton; by six sons: Richard (Tina) Cureton of Marble Hill, Thomas (Claudette) Cureton of Grassy, Bobby (Heather) Cureton of Marquand, Johnny (Marie) Cureton of Perryville, Donald (Robin) Cureton of Greenville, and Daniel (Lisa) Cureton of Marble Hill; by four daughters: Mary (Tony) Braswell of Marquand, Jeannie Moyers of Marble Hill, Teresa (Tharon) Cowell of Grassy, and Betty (Dale) Green of Greenville; by three sisters: Coleen Cureton, Alleen (Roger) Gromer, and Modena Cureton; three brothers: Lonnie Joe Cureton, Paul Beed Cureton and Roy Cureton; 38 grandchildren and 57 great grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents, a brother, Troy Cureton; a grandson, Ricky Green, a great granddaughter, Macie Wilkinson and a daughter in law, Teresa Hale Cureton.

Visitation will be on Tuesday, April 30, 2019, from 4:00 until 8:00 p.m. at Hutchings Funeral Chapel in Marble Hill. Funeral services will be at the funeral home on Wednesday, May 1, 2019, at 11:00 a.m. Rev. Elijah Allen will officiate. Burial will follow in Old Union Cemetery near Bessville.