OBITUARY

Robert Meredith

September 10, 1925February 22, 2014

SHREVEPORT, LA – Services to honor the life of Robert Meredith, 88, will be held at 1:00 p.m., Wednesday, February 26, 2014, at Hill Crest Memorial Funeral Home. Officiating will be Rev. Mark Eakin assisted by Rev. Randy Riley. Interment, with full military honors, will follow in Hill Crest Memorial Park. The family will receive guests on Tuesday evening from 5:30 – 7:30 p.m. at the funeral home.

Robert was born September 10, 1925, in Erose, KY and passed away on February 22, 2014. He served his country in both the U.S. Army and U.S. Air Force, retiring in 1968. Robert was a WW II Veteran, 82nd Airborne, veteran of the Korean Conflict, veteran of the Vietnam War, and a recipient of the Bronze Star. Upon retirement he began his service for the Lord as a Pastor, both locally and out of state in evangelism. Robert spent his life as a servant; for his country, for his Lord, and for his family. He will be deeply missed!

Robert is survived by his wife, Lucille “Lucy” Meredith; son, Robert J. Meredith of Shreveport; step-daughters, Emma Lou Ward and Mary Quarles, both of Many, LA, and Kathryn Horn of Shreveport; step-sons, Michael Bell of Florien, LA, and James Bell of Many, LA; numerous grandchildren, nieces, and nephews; brothers, Raymond Meredith and wife, Mary of Shreveport, and Frank Meredith and wife, Janice of Bedford Heights, OH; sisters, Opal Wilmoth and Jean Foy, both of Indianapolis, IN, and Mildred Taylor of Kokomo, IN.

Serving as pallbearers are Scotty Jackson, John Wynn, Jr., John Wesley Wynn, Alex Bell, Matt Ward, and son-in-law, Jack Horn.

You may offer condolences and sign the on-line guest book by visiting www.hillcrestmemorialfh.com.

Services

  • Celebration of Life Wednesday, February 26, 2014
  • Visitation Tuesday, February 25, 2014
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Beth Ann Carter

March 4, 2014

Prayers to the family. Brother Bob will always hold a special place in my heart.

Anita Chappell Williams

February 26, 2014

I am so sad to hear that Bro. Bob has gone to be with our Lord. I have many fond memories of Bro. Bob when he was the preacher at Pilgrims Home Baptist Church, always remember him calling me Princess.....Prayers for the family. I know mom and dad are rejoicing with you.

Wendy LaLena Roe

February 26, 2014

Mrs. Lucy and family, I am so sorry for your loss. I have many fond memories of Bro. Bob. He loved the Lord and was a wonderful preacher.

February 25, 2014

Condolences to you and your family from the Nichols family, Evon, James, Ralph, Jerald and Karen.

Brenda (Sue) Pender (Starkey

February 25, 2014

Lucy and family. I'm so sorry to hear about Brother Bob. He was a good friend to my parents(Bob & Modene Starkey) and to us.He was the best preacher-teacher I've ever had.

February 25, 2014

RIP Bro Bob! You were a good man thst taught us 80s kids a lot about The Lord at NSBC! You are the one person that led me to Him. I'll always remember you sitting us in the front row and telling us that you'll kick our teeth out. You were and always will be loved by so many!

T Bell

February 25, 2014

Condolences to the Meredith Family.

Mike and Lori Lawson

February 24, 2014

Mrs. Lucy,
We are so sorry to hear the news! We are lifting you and the family up in prayer! May God wrap his loving arms around you and give you peace.
Love you!!!

Lee and Leslee Morehead

February 24, 2014

Just got the news that Brother Bob passed away. He will truly be missed. May God grant the family peace during this time of morning. I wish Leslee and I could make it to the funeral but will be unable to attend.

Cyndi Pace

February 24, 2014

My husband and I had marriage counseling with Bro. Bob, because both of our uncles were preforming the ceremony and lived out of state. We will always have sweet and dear memories of Bro. Bob and Mrs. Lucy. Heaven has new life with Bro. Bob there.