Robert Lee Voorhees, age 83, of Bluff City, TN passed away on Saturday, April 6, 2019 at Bristol Regional Medical Center.

He was born in Hamilton, OH to Russell and Mary Oakley Voorhees.  He had lived in the Bristol area for over 20 years and was a retired from the Air Force and also served in the Marine Corps.  Robert was preceded in death by his son William Voorhees.

Survivors include his children, Terry Voorhees and wife Regina, Glenda Barrett and husband Bo, Cindy Voorhees; grandchildren, Danielle, Felicia, Jesse, Shane, Lucas, T. J., April, Bill and Ellie; ten great grandchildren; and brother, Bill Voorhees and wife Pat.

The family will receive friends on Wednesday, April 10, 2019 from 4 until 6 pm at Weaver Funeral Home.  In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to St. Jude Children’s Hospital, 501 St Jude Place Memphis, TN 38105.

Online condolences may be registered at  Arrangements have been made with Weaver Funeral Home and Cremation Services.