Robert Lewis Stokes, 78, of Crossville, passed away Monday, Feb. 13, 2017, at Cumberland Medical Center in Crossville.
He was born Jan. 7, 1939, in Crossville, son of the late Robert Earl Stokes and Effie (Pugh) Stokes. Robert worked in commercial air conditioning and served in the United States Navy.
He is survived by his children, Jim, Janet, Darla, Bobbie Cheryl, Kim, Melanie, Robert, Camella and Liz; sisters, Maxine Kemper (Crossville), Joyce Mensch (Crossville), Brenda Webb (Knoxville, TN), Johnnie Kay Stokes (Crossville) and Danita Ferguson, Crossville; brother, Greg Stokes, Crossville; and special friend, Terri Threet, Houston, TX.
In addition to his parents, Robert was preceded in death by his sisters, Jean York and Katherine Kemmer; and brothers, Earl "Cotton" Stokes and Ronnie Stokes.
Private family services will be held at a later date.
Bilbrey Funeral Home, Inc. (www.bilbreyfh.com) was in charge of the arrangements.
Published on February 16, 2017