Bob Sturgill, age 66, of Bristol, VA passed away on Tuesday, January 19, 2021 surrounded by family. He was born November 23, 1954, and a resident of the Bristol area for more than 40 years.
Bob was a loving husband, son, father, Granddad, and Great-Granddad. He was a selfless man that worked tirelessly to ensure that his family was always taken care of. Bob had the ability to do or make almost anything, and was known for the extravagant birthday cakes he made for his grandchildren as they were growing up. He was an avid fan of both Virginia Tech Hokies and Kansas City Chiefs football and will be remembered for his wit and sense of humor.
Bob was preceded in death by his father, Brad Sturgill, and son, Robbie Sturgill.
Surviving are his mother, Clemmie Sturgill; wife, Rita Sturgill; daughter, Wendy Conley; grandsons Shawn Sturgill and wife Destiny, John Lambert and wife Laura, Zach Hall; granddaughters, Dani Sturgill, Payton Dorton and husband Evan; great-granddaughter, Macey Sturgill; great-grandson LeeLynn Dorton; daughter in-law, Shayna Faris; brother, Bill Sturgill and wife Debbie; sisters, Cathy Richards and Elaine Crewey and husband Butch; several nieces, nephews, and cousins.
The funeral service will be held 2:00 pm, Saturday, January 23, 2021 in the Weaver Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Paul Dyke and Rev. Tim Blevins and officiating. The family will receive friends from 1:00 to 1:45 pm prior to the service at the funeral home. The funeral service may be viewed by livestreaming at www.oneroomstreaming.com Event ID: WeaverFH Password: AAHMMW
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to St. Jude Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN.