Robert "Bob" Wyrick

April 10, 1930 ~ January 28, 2024 (age 93) 93 Years Old

Robert Wyrick Obituary

Robert “Bob” Wyrick, 93 of Tuscumbia, Missouri passed away Sunday, January 28, 2024 at Richland Care Center in Richland, Missouri.  He was born April 10, 1930 in Kansas City, Kansas the son of the late Glenn and Elsie (Jenkins) Wyrick.  On August 13, 1950 in Tuscumbia, Missouri he was united in marriage to Winona M. (Wright) Wyrick who preceded him in death on August 17, 2017.

Survivors include,

Daughter, Sherry Karr (Thomas) of Manhattan, KS

Six Grandchildren, Jamie Horton (Christa), Robin Earleywine (Kirk), Ashley McClelland (Tom), Shelly Williams (Sande), Austin Karr, Jimmy Ray Koob (Brenda)

Thirteen Great Grandchildren

Along with his parents and wife, a daughter, Sandra Horton, son-in-law, David “Red” Horton, and one great-grandson, Emmett McClelland preceded him in death.

Bob served in the United States Air Force during the Korean War and was a lifetime member of the Eldon VFW Post #2442 of Eldon, MO and also the Order of Odd Fellows.  Bob was a faithful member of the Tuscumbia First Baptist Church of Tuscumbia, MO, serving as a Deacon.  He was owner/operator of Midway Barber Shop for nearly sixty years before his retirement.  Bob was an avid fan and constant attender of the Tuscumbia basketball games.  And most of all he was the #1 fan of all of his grandchildren and great grandchildren’s sporting events, traveling many miles to be sitting in the stands. 

Visitation will be Saturday, February 3, 2024 from 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM at Tuscumbia First Baptist Church with the Funeral Service beginning at 12:00 PM with Rev. David Visser officiating.  Burial will follow at Mt. Zion Cemetery with Full Military Honor presented.

Memorials in his name are suggested to the Tuscumbia First Baptist Church of Tuscumbia, MO.

Arrangements are under the direction and care of Phillips Funeral Home of Eldon, MO.

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February 3, 2024

10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Tuscumbia First Baptist Church
Hwy 52
Tuscumbia, MO 65082

Funeral Service
February 3, 2024

12:00 PM
Tuscumbia First Baptist Church
Hwy 52
Tuscumbia, MO 65082


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