Robert A. "Bob" Markley

Born: Wed., Jan. 11, 1933
Died: Tue., Mar. 6, 2018


Visitation

11:00 AM to 2:00 PM, Sat., Mar. 10, 2018
Location: Murphy-Parks Funeral Home


Funeral Service

2:00 PM Sat., Mar. 10, 2018
Location: Murphy-Parks Funeral Home


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Robert Allen "Bob" Markley, 85, of Shelbyville, passed away, Tuesday, March 6, 2018 at MHP Medical Center.

  He was born January 11, 1933 in Shelbyville to Maurice Allen Markley and Kathryn (Emerick) Markley Burton.  He married Monna Sue (Christian) Markley on March 3, 1956 at Flat Rock Christian Church.  They were married for 62 years.

   Other survivors include his sons, Mark (wife, Margie) Markley, David (wife, Sue) Markley, all of Shelbyville, and Mike (wife, Stacey) Markley of San Antonio; grandchildren, Andrew, Courtney, Brandon, Desirae, Christopher, Joshua, Amanda and Cindy; great-grandchildren, Brayden, Madelyn, Silas, Rhett, Christian, Calab, Blaze, Addy, Phoenix, A.J., Zula and Geo; great-great-grandchild, Logan.    

  He was preceded in death by his parents, son, Larry Sawyer Markley; grandson, Kyle Markley; sister, Karen Ivie; and brother, Bill Markley.

  Mr. Markley was a veteran of the U.S. Army.

  He worked at Cummins for 38 years and as a driver for Heritage Automotive  until 2 months ago.

  Mr. Markley was a member of Little Blue River Baptist Church; the American Legion Post 70; and V.F.W.  60.  Bowling was his favorite leisure activity which he was a member of the 300 club.   He always took great pride in his gardening.

  Visitation will be from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., Saturday, March 10, 2018 at Murphy-Parks Funeral Service, 703 S. Harrison St., Shelbyville.   

  Funeral services will follow at 2 p.m. with Reverend Ken Morgan officiating.

  Burial will be in Miller Cemetery with military rites conducted by local veteran’s organizations.

  Funeral Directors Greg, Sheila, and Stuart Parks are honored to serve the Markley family.

  Online condolences may be shared at www.murphyparks.com.

 

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Carol Hunt
   Posted Fri March 09, 2018
Dearest Sue & Family,
We are so very sorry for your loss.

Love you
Carol & Bob Hunt ❤️🙏

KEISTON R.HOLLOWAY
   Posted Fri March 09, 2018
ON BEHALF OF THE COMRADES AND SISTERS OF THE DEPARTMENT OF INDIANA YOU HAVE OUR DEEPEST CONDOLENCES FOR THE LOSS OF YOUR LOVED ONE AND OUR DEPARTED COMRADE.OUR PRAYERS ARE WITH YOU ALL.SINCERELY VETERANS OF FOREIGN WARS OF THE UNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF INDIANA STATE CHAPLAIN KEISTON R.HOLLOWAY

Jeanetta(Jetty)Fitz
   Posted Sat March 10, 2018
To Sue, Mark, Margie, David and Sue and families. We are very sorry for your loss. Sending our condolences and that great memories of your husband, father, father in law, and grandpa, will keep you now and the dark days to come. May God Bless all of you at this sad time. Bob will be missed by many. Sincerely, Jeanetta (Jetty) Fitz and Family.. The Family of my deceased sister, Geneva Kaster, sends sympathy and prayers.

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