Robert Ray Wion

Born on May 20, 1951

Departed on October 15, 2020 and resided in Cross Plains, TN

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Robert Ray Wion, age 69 of Cross Plains, passed away October 15, 2020. He was born in Piqua, Ohio on May 20, 1951. He served his country in the United States Marine Corps during the Vietnam War and was awarded the Purple Heart and Bronze Star for his service. He is survived by his wife, Jan Wion; his children, Sue Ann (Chad) Burris, Tammy Permenter, and Paul Wion; his grandchildren, Skyler Burris, Blake Burris, Tori (Haylie) Permenter; great-grandchild, Kross Burris. To his friends and family, Robert was better known by “Bob the Builder” because he could build just about anything. A celebration of his life will be at Cole & Garrett Funeral Home, White House on Saturday October 24 with visitation from 1pm until service time at 2:30 pm. In lieu of flowers, donations in his memory may be made to the Wounded Warrior Project.

5 Comments to Robert Ray Wion

  1. Ruth Wright
    October 16, 2020 10:52 pm

    So very sorry for your loss. Let the good memories be of some comfort for now. May the Lord Bless each of you. Love and Prayers to all….Ruth

  2. Pam Lewis
    October 17, 2020 1:11 am

    Death leaves such a terrible void in our lives because he cannot be replaced. Thankful for the resurrection John5:28, 29. Looking forward to meeting him in the resurrection! I’m so sorry. Much Love, Pam Burris Lewis

  3. Linda griggs... Tammy's mom
    October 17, 2020 10:54 am

    You and your family will be in our daily prayers. He was a good man and will be be greatly missed

  4. Niece from Ohio
    October 24, 2020 1:17 pm

    Please accept my deepest condolences for the family’s loss of uncle Bob . May you be comforted by the outpouring of love surrounding you. Words cannot even begin to express our sorrow. May your heart and soul find peace and comfort.

  5. Jack Stone
    November 1, 2020 12:46 am

    Bob, you were one of the most courageous hard working kind and caring men I have known. Thank you for making our lives better. Being around you was a joy. You live on in your wonderful wife & precious family., Thank you for showing us what loving God, family, and people should be like. I highly honor and deeply appreciate you. I believe we will meet again and you will be one of the best looking, bright smiling persons in glory as you were here on earth..

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