MSG (Ret.) Robert Franklin Baugher

May 8, 1932November 6, 2018

MSG (Ret) Robert Franklin Baugher, age 86, of Columbus, Georgia passed away on Tuesday November 6, 2018. Robert was born May 8, 1932 in Elkridge, Maryland to the late Emily Stevenson Baugher and Milton Daniel Baugher.

MSG (Ret) Baugher had a distinguished Military Career; he served his country from 1950 to 1976 as an infantry soldier in the world to include Germany, Korea, and Vietnam. Some of his numerous decorations and commendation include; Combat infantry Badge, Expert infantry Badge, Silver Star, Bronze Star, Medal W/V Device, Army Commendation Medal W/V Device, Air Medal, Good Conduct Medal (8th Award). After retiring he worked in the Service industry, in Columbus for 17 years. Robert was devoted to his family, his fellow soldiers, and his country. He taught his children to work hard, save, and always be thankful for what they have. He will always be remembered by those who knew and loved him.

Other than his parents, Robert was preceded in death by; his first wife Martha; son Horst Baugher; brother M Daniel Baugher and sister Betty Ruppert. He is survived by his wife, Myong S Baugher; daughter Rose Baugher Mott (Wynn); daughter-in-law Helen Baugher; sons Robert Chun Baugher (Cindy); Ronald Zeb Baugher(Candice); grandchildren Jennifer Mott Carter, Dylan Mott, H So Yung Mott, Gabriel Mott, Luke Mott, Christina Sohn, Benjamin Baugher, Ronald Zeb Baugher Jr, Abbigail Baugher, Wendell Baugher, and Helbert Baugher; great grandchildren Helbert Baugher Jr, Fame Baugher and Addison Crisson; other family members and many friends.

A Memorial Celebration of Robert's Life with Full Military Honors will be held Saturday, November 17, 2018 at 11:00 AM at Fairview Baptist Church, 2913 Reese Rd, Columbus, GA 31907. Reverend Jim Albrecht will officiate.

In lieu of flowers, contributions in Robert's memory may be made to Fairview Baptist Building Fund, 2913 Reese Rd, Columbus, Georgia 31907 US, or Fond memories and expressions of sympathy may be shared at for the Baugher family.


  • Milton Daniel Baugher, Father
  • Emily Stevenson Baugher, Mother
  • Myong S Baugher, Wife
  • M Daniel Baugher, Brother
  • Betty Ruppert, Sister
  • Rose Baugher Mott, Daughter
  • Wynn Mott, Son-in-law
  • Horst Baugher, Son
  • Helen Baugher, Daughter-in-law
  • Robert Chun Baugher, Son
  • Cindy Baugher, Daughter-in-law
  • Ronald Zeb Baugher, Son
  • Candice Baugher, Daughter-in-law
  • Jennifer Mott Carter, Grandchild
  • Dylan Mott, Grandchild
  • H So Yung Mott, Grandchild
  • Gabriel Mott, Grandchild
  • Luke Mott, Grandchild
  • Christina Sohn, Grandchild
  • Benjamin Baugher, Grandchild
  • Abbigail Baugher, Grandchild
  • Ronald Zeb Baugher Jr, Grandchild
  • Wendell Baugher, Grandchild
  • Helbert Baugher Sr, Grandchild
  • Helbert Baugher Jr, Great Grandchild
  • Fame Baugher, Great Grandchild
  • Addison Crisson, Great Grandchild
  • MSG Baugher also had other family members and many friends to cherish his memory.


  • A Celebration of Robert's Life Saturday, November 17, 2018

MSG (Ret.) Robert Franklin Baugher

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Carmen Borrero

November 20, 2018

I'm sadden of just hearing that our good family friend Bob has passed. There are many wonderful memories with him, Sue, and the family. What a friend he was to my dad, Dimas as they rest in heaven. God bless Bob, a new angel looking over us all! On behalf of the Borrero Family we extend our love and prayers to the Baughers! 🕊️

Sandra Montgomery

November 13, 2018

Myong and Ronnie, I was so sad to see this. You have all been one of my favorite families! Many wonderful memories shared! My thoughts and prayers are with you.

Denise Vannoy

November 13, 2018

Our thoughts and prayers are with his precious family during this difficult time.

The Vannoy Family

Elaine R

November 12, 2018

My deepest condolences to the Baugher Family on the lost of your dear loved one may you draw comfort from God's Love and from the Love and Support of Family and Friends to give you strength and peace during your time of sorrow

L Moore

November 8, 2018

My sincere condolences to the family at this time of loss. Even Jesus wept at the loss of a loved loved one. Please draw comfort from the scriptural promises at Acts 24:15 and Rev 21:3, 4 knowing that God cannot lie (Isaiah 46:10, 11).