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Obituary Condolences

Elwin Robert "Bob" Friar, age 80, of Ocean Springs, MS, departed this Earth on Sunday, February 17, 2013.
Bob was born in Gulfport, MS on September 14, 1932 and had been a resident of Ocean Springs since 1992. He resided with his family in Houston, TX for 35 years, where he worked in the oil industry as a Geophysicist and Computer Program Supervisor at Petty Ray Geophysical/ Geosource. He was currently employed at the Isle of Capri Casino and previously worked at the President Casino prior to Katrina.
Bob was a veteran of the U.S. Army and a graduate of the University of Southern Mississippi. He also served in the Mississippi National Guard and was a committee member who held several positions of the Sugarland, TX, Jaycees.
He was preceded in death by his devoted wife of 48 years, Willene Dunaway Friar.
Visitation will be on Saturday, February 23, 2013, from 11 am until 12 Noon, with a 12 Noon Celebration of his life at Bradford O'Keefe Funeral Home in Ocean Springs.
View and sign register book at ww.bradfordokeefe.com.

Published in Houston Chronicle on Feb. 20, 2013
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