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Robert "Bob" Ray Peeler

November 9, 1941 — July 7, 2020

Robert Ray “Bob” Peeler, 78, of Benton, passed away peacefully on July 7, 2020 at his residence.

Bob was of the Christian faith and was an avid fisherman, hunter and enjoyed spending time in the mountains.  He proudly volunteered to serve our country with the United States Army.  Bob was a proud Tennessean and loved his family and friends.  Bob will be missed by all who knew him.  During Bob’s life, he humbly contributed to multiple charities and was always there to help anyone in need.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Joe and Anna Bell Daugherty Peeler and one brother, James Earl Peeler.

Survivors include his beloved children, Mark (Laurie) Peeler, Toni (Ken Black) Warner and Larry (Jaye) Peeler; loving grandchildren, Meagan Wilson, Sarah Warner, Colton Warner, Jett Black and Cora Ann Martinez; great-granddaughter, Isabella Ruth; several siblings, nieces and nephews also survive.

A private Celebration of Life service will be held for immediate family, per his request.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place Memphis, TN 38105.

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Arrangements have been entrusted to Higgins Funeral Home of Benton.

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