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Robert "Bob" Lee Fauvergue

September 27, 1923 ~ February 18, 2018 (age 94)

Robert "Bob" Lee Fauvergue, age 94, of Martinsville, passed away peacefully at 8:10 am on Sunday, February 18, 2018, at his residence. He was born in Clear Creek, Indiana on September 27, 1923, the son of the late Fortune & Alpha B. (Boruff) Fauvergue.

Robert was a graduate of Midland High School. He proudly served his country in the United States Army during World War II. He had many hobbies and collections that he enjoyed in his free time. He was a lover for the word of God, Country and family. 

Bob worked for General Motors and retired from there. He attended Life Tabernacle Church in Indianapolis

He is survived by his loving wife of 74 years, Ruth (Beadle) Fauvergue of Martinsville; daughters, Teresa Fauvergue of Madison and Lana (Steven Hankins)Fauvergue of Indianapolis; son, Dana (Nancy) Fauvergue of Martinsville; grandchildren, Leah Arnold, Matthew Rhodes, Mark (Holly) Rhodes, Michael (Erin) Arnold, Jill (Rick) Watkins, Robert (Heather) Fauvergue and Maggie Fauvergue; 13 great grandchildren; 6 great great grandchildren and several nieces and nephews. 

He was preceded in death by his siblings, Ruth Opal Wier and Ramon Jean Fauvergue.

Funeral service will be held at 1:00 pm at Welch & Cornett Funeral Home in Linton  on Thursday, February 22, 2018, with Reverend Bill Beadle officiating. Burial will follow at Fairview Cemetery in Linton.

Visitation will be held at the funeral home on Thursday, February 22, 2018 from 11:00 am until the time of service. 

Memorial contributions may be made to Life Tabernacle, 3540 Oliver Ave., Indianapolis, Indiana 46241. Envelopes will be available at the funeral home.

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