Robert "Rob" Earl Irby II

November 6, 1964 ~ December 12, 2020

     Robert Earl “Rob” Irby II, 56, of Bonne Terre, passed away, December 12, 2020 at his residence in Bonne Terre.  He was born November 6, 1964, in St. Louis, to Robert Earl Irby Sr. and Reba Jo (Garrett) Tidwell.  He was a preceded in death by his father Robert Earl Irby Sr. and his step father Davy Goodson.

    Rob is survived by his wife Michelle (O’Neal) Irby; his sons Robert Allen Irby (Shannon Gibson), and Joshua Tyler Irby (Elisha Smith). grandchildren Tyler Reibe, David and Kyra Irby. Also survived by his sister Theresa Barcom, mother and step father Reba Jo Tidwell (James), grandmother Earleen Lea Gresham, moth-in-law Carla O’Neal (Douglas Lesar), Also survived by numerous other family members and dear friends.  

    Visitation will be held at C.Z. Boyer and Son Funeral Home in Desloge, Tuesday, December 15, 2020 from 5:00-8:00 PM visitation will resume at 10:00 am Wednesday December 16 followed by a funeral service at 11:00 AM. with Reverend Marty Harrison officiating.  Interment will follow at St. Francois Memorial Park Cemetery in Bonne Terre.  Memorials may be directed to the Farmington Pet Adoption Center.    

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