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Robert Ralph "Bob" Bishop

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Robert Ralph

"Bob" Bishop

Robert Ralph "Bob" Bishop, age 76, of Milton, FL, passed away October 18, 2011. He was born April 13, 1935 in DeFuniak Springs, FL to the late Caro Harold Bishop and Pauline Ferrell Bishop.

Bob was a U. S. Air Force veteran and worked for the Hartz Pet Company for over 20 years until his retirement in 1990. He made Milton his home in 1988 and was a member of various bowling leagues at Avalon Lanes in Milton. Besides bowling, he was an avid fan of Alabama Football and Braves Baseball. He was also a member of Avalon Baptist Church in Milton.

Besides his parents, he was preceded in death by his beloved wife, Doris Jane Bishop in 2008.

Survivors include two daughters, Lea (Hunter) Stuteville of Navarre, FL and Sharon Twarog of Florida; five grandchildren, Garrin Stuteville, AlexAndra Stuteville, Jaimie Rutland, Joshua Lindsay and Keri Lindsay; a brother, Albert Bishop of Clewiston, FL; and a sister, Shirley Taylor of Labelle, FL.

A Celebration of Life will be Sunday October 23, 2011 at 2 PM at Eastern Gate Memorial Funeral Home. The family will receive friends at the funeral home from 1 PM until the service hour. Condolences may be made to the family at

Eastern Gate Memorial Funeral Home of Pensacola has been entrusted with the arrangements.

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Published in Pensacola News Journal on Oct. 21, 2011
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