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Robert L. Walls

February 22, 1932 September 14, 2018
Robert L. Walls
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Obituary for Robert L. Walls

Robert "Bob" L. Walls, 86 of Lafayette, formerly of Decatur, IL passed away Friday, September 14, 2018 at his residence with his family by his side.

Robert was born on February 22, 1932 in Big Sandy, TN to the late Wilbur and Myrtle Stockdale Walls.

Bob served his country with the U.S. Army during the Korean War, he was stationed in Iceland.

On May 29, 1954 he was married to Betty Stavely in Cornith, Mississippi.

Bob worked many years as a welder for the railroad, retiring with Norfolk & Southern. He previously was a welder for Bender Brothers.

Surviving is his wife, Betty Walls of Lafayette and his daughter, Wanda (Jesse) Bailey of Lafayette. Also surviving is his sister, Betty Jo Scott of TN, his grandchildren, Kelly, Tracy (James), and Rachel (Jason), and his great granddaughter, Zoey.

There will be no services.

Memorial Contributions may be made to the Wounded Warrior Foundation in memory of Bob.

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