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Robert Harrison Wadsworth, 87, of Fairfield Glade, TN, passed away Sunday, Nov. 6, 2016, at Cumberland Medical Center in Crossville.
He was born July 7, 1929, in Johnstown, PA, son of the late Virgil Wadsworth and Edith (Naugle) Wadsworth. He worked as a district sales manager for Lance, Inc., and was a member of the Fairfield Glade United Methodist Church. Robert also proudly served his country in the United States Army.
He is survived by his wife, Virginia Wadsworth, Fairfield Glade; and children, Gerald (Peggy) Wadsworth, Laura Weinberg, Mike (Susan) Yarlett and John (Bradley) Yarlett. He is also survived by numerous grandchildren, great-grandchildren, great-great-grandchildren and many wonderful friends.
In addition to his parents, Robert was preceded in death by his son, Bill Yarlett; first wife, Mabel Wadsworth; and sister, Virginia Lepley.
A Celebration of Life will be held at Fairfield Glade United Methodist Church on Saturday, Nov. 12, 2016, at 1 p.m. with the Rev. Jay Archer and the Rev. Moses Han officiating.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations can be made to any charity of your choice in Robert Wadsworth's name.
Bilbrey Funeral Home, Inc. (www.bilbreyfh.com) was in charge of the arrangements.
Published on November 9, 2016
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