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Robert Taylor "Bob" Brasfield Jr.


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Robert Taylor "Bob" Brasfield Jr. Obituary
Robert Taylor Brasfield, Jr.

Bartlett, TN

Robert "Bob" Taylor Brasfield Jr., 93, of Bartlett, passed away on Monday, April 17, 2017. Bob served in the Army during WWII in the Philippines and after the service he went to work for International Harvester and retired from there after 34 years. He was a longtime member of Frayser Presbyterian Church and later Cordova Presbyterian Church. Bob was a handyman and enjoyed woodworking, camping, traveling, his family, faith, and his cigars. He was a great man from the greatest generation. He was preceded in death by his wife Jean. Bob is survived by his children James Ron Brasfield, Jennifer van Loben Sels, Lisa Brasfield, two sisters, Grace Wright, Helen Shores, five grandchildren, six great-grandchildren, his pet Zoey, his adopted family Bryan and Ginger Chapman, and their daughter Addison "Bob's Blonde Girlfriend". A graveside service will be held at 2 p.m., on Wednesday, April 19 in Memphis Memory Gardens.
Published in The Commercial Appeal on Apr. 18, 2017
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