Robert ‘Bob’ Allen Hilburn
Robert “Bob” Allen Hilburn, 68, of Pleasanton, Texas, passed away on Saturday, March 19, 2011, in Pleasanton, Texas. Bob was born Feb. 6, 1943, to Emmitt N. and Virginia Doris Hilburn.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Julia “Judy” Hilburn, on March 4, 2011; his parents; his granddaughter, Cortnie Shayne McMillan; his son-in-law, H. Lewis Thrasher; and brothers-in-law Bill “Uppie” Upton, Fred Southern, and James Griffen.
Bob is survived by his daughter, Doris Marie Hilburn and fiancé John Young of Pleasanton; and his son, Robert N. Hilburn of Pleasanton. He is also survived by his sisters and brothers, Marion Upton of George West, Barbara Southern of Seguin, Arlene Sweeney and husband Gerald of Waxahachie, Kendall Hilburn and wife Marion of Jourdanton, and Norman Hilburn and wife Elsey of Seguin; his grandchildren, Amber Hilburn, Brittany Hilburn, Trent Thrasher, and Ryan Young; and numerous nieces and nephews.
Visitation was held Monday, March 21, from 2-8 p.m. in the Hurley Funeral Home in Pleasanton. The family received friends Monday from 5-8 p.m.
A funeral service was held Tuesday at 2 p.m. in the funeral home chapel.
Interment followed in the Pearsall City Cemetery in Pearsall.