Robert Eugene Gammon

June 28, 1926April 2, 2013

Robert Eugene Gammon, age 86, of Church Hill, entered into rest on Tuesday, April 2, 2013 at the Church Hill Health Care Center. He was the son of the late Robert Lee and Ossie Gammon. Mr. Gammon was a member of Lebanon United Methodist Church, and also a member of the Mason’s Holston Lodge 559 for over 50 years. He was a Scottish Rite member and belonged to the Jericho Temple of Kingsport. Mr. Gammon was also a member of the V.F.W. post 3382 of Kingsport. He proudly served his country in WWII in the Navy. Other than his parents, he was preceded in death by a son, Freddie Gammon.

Survivors include his wife, Frances Gammon; daughters: Jan Moseley and husband Dennis, Richmond, VA and Ginger Penley and husband Keith of Nashville,TN; three grandchildren; four great grandchildren; brothers: Don Gammon and wife Gussie of St. Simmons Island, GA and Lester Gammon, Greeneville, TN.

A Graveside Service for Mr. Gammon will be held on Saturday, April 6, 2013 at 2:00 p.m. in East Lawn Memorial Park with Rev. Nancy Martin, officiating. Honorary pallbearers will be Keith Penley, Jim Fletcher, Terry Fletcher, Randy Hollifield, Russell Harr, Dennis Moseley, Ronnie Lawson, Wayne Clevenger and Mike Allen. Full Military Honors will be provided by The American Legion Hammond Post # 3 & the Gate City Post #265. Everyone is asked to assemble at the cemetery by 1:45 p.m. for the service.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Lebanon United Methodist Church, c/o Ramona Fletcher, 136 Hickory Hills Road, Church Hill, TN, 37642.

Please visit to leave a condolence for the family. East Lawn Funeral Home and Memorial Park is in charge of the arrangements and is honored to serve the Gammon family.


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Mitzi Michelson

April 6, 2013

I was so sad to hear about the passing of Uncle Bobby.. I have many warm memories of all the times we spent together in your home when we were young. So, you are in my thoughts and prayers today and his memory will live forever. With love.

April 5, 2013

We are so sorry for your loss,you are in our prayers and thoughts.If you need anything we are just across the street.
May God be with you,
Dale & Janie Wolfe3

April 5, 2013

So sorry for your loss.Our prayers and thoughts are with you in this time of your loss.If you need us, we are only across the street.
May God comfort you ,
Dale & Janie Wolfe

Tammie Lucas

April 5, 2013

Bob will be greatly missed. He was a good man and friend. He never met a stranger and always make you laugh..

Les Ager

April 4, 2013

I will always cherish the memories of the time I spent with Bobby and his family when I was a youngster. His sage advice helped me in ways that I never imagined at the time.

Brandy Casper

April 4, 2013

So sad to lose you. We will meet again!