Robert L. “Bob” Cloyd age 83, of Greenville went home to be with his Lord and Savior on Tuesday, May 26, 2020, at 9:32 PM at Village Green Health Campus in Greenville from complications from COVID-19 and Parkinson’s which he had for over 20 years.
Bob was born November 28, 1936, in Indianapolis, Indiana, to the late Norman & Reba (Hollingsworth) Cloyd. He was a quiet man and loved his family. Bob enjoyed fishing, playing cards, checkers, Bingo and all sports.
Bob is survived by his wife, Ernestine (Spurrier) Cloyd whom he married December 25, 1960; 3 daughters, Diana Royer, Kathy (Mart) Brown and Cindy (Todd) Arnold; 9 grandchildren, Dan & Jen, Elizabeth & Phil, Shawn, Justin, Landin, Natasha, Austin, Branden & Skye.
Bob graduated from Westmont High School in Hollansburg. Bob served 4 years in the U.S. Air Force. He worked over 27 years at Sheller Globe in Union City, Indiana, Even Flo & Meijer in Troy and Fram in Greenville. Bob was very much loved by his family. He was our hero and will be missed each and every day.
A celebration of Bob’s life will be held at 2:00 PM on Monday, June 1, 2020, at Zechar Bailey Funeral Home in Greenville with Pastor Gary Cloyd officiating. Burial will follow in Hollansburg Cemetery. The family will receive friends on Monday from 1:00 to 2:00 PM at the funeral home. Condolences for the family may be expressed through www.zecharbailey.com