Created April 9, 2017
- This eternal flame burns forever
- in remembrance of Robert B. Garcia -
Robert B. Garcia
May 14, 1935 - June 03, 2017
Robert B. Garcia, 82 of Jonesboro, peacefully passed away on June 3rd,
2017 at St. Bernardís Medical Center. He was born in Richmond, California
to Gabriel and Tranquilina Garcia.
Bob is survived by his wife, Jana Garcia; brother-in-law, Clark Vickers of
Jonesboro; son, Michael Garcia and wife Karen of Arizona; daughter, Tina
Pilara and husband Rick; grandchildren, Christopher Garcia and wife Holly,
Ricky Pilara and wife Elizabeth, Angela Jennings and husband Scott, Gina
Pilara and Michael Pilara, five great grandchildren and many nieces and
nephews in California.
Bob was an active member of Blessed Sacrament Catholic Church. He
retired as a supervisor with Chevron after 37 years. Bob was never one to
be idle. If he wasnít working on his own home improvement projects, he was
helping family and friends. Bob enjoyed camping, cooking, and scavenging
for the next bargain. He was known to repay a good deed with a home baked
Bob will be remembered for his strong faith and unfailing love for his
family which helped carry him through these past few years with dignity
The family would like to extend a special Thank You to Rex Christian, Traci
Ashburn, the staff at St Bernardís Home Health, Dr. Owens and the nurses
with St. Bernardís hospital for their kindness and support.
Visitation will be from 9-10 am, June 9th, 2017 at Blessed Sacrament
Church with a funeral mass following. Officiating will be Father Alphonse
Gollapalli. Burial will be private with Emerson Funeral Home in charge.
In lieu of flowers, the family, requests a donation be designated to the
ďHome Health Care DepartmentĒ, St. Bernardís Development foundation Inc
400 East St. Jonesboro, AR 72401
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Though He's gone, He is not forgotten.
Though absent, He remains in spirit.
Though once a worker, He now rest.
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