1946 — 2023
With his cowboy hat held high and his boots polished, Bobby Gene "Bob" Chandler, 76 years old, of Harrisburg, AR, rode his horse off into the sunset one last time on February 6 at St. Bernard Hospital in Jonesboro. After a brief illness, he passed peacefully into Heaven with his longtime love, Anita Anderson, by his side. Bobby was born in Vernon, AL, to Escar Dean and Gladys McCullough Chandler, both of Vernon. He was the fourth of five children who, although they lost their father to illness when Bobby was in high school, had a loving and devoted mother whom he often described as an angel. Bobby graduated from Lamar County High School, Class of 1966, before moving to Tupelo, MS to join...