Obit: Robert Mansfield

Obit: Robert Mansfield

February 23rd, 2013 in Obituaries
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BELLA VISTA, Ark. Robert Dewitt Mansfield, 68, died Friday, Feb. 22, 2013, at his home.He was born Jan. 30, 1945 in Chattanooga, the son of Margaret Miller and Willis Mansfield.His hobbies included fishing, golfing, and spending quality time with his grandchildren. He had worked as vice president for 10 years with Consumer Testing Laboratories in Bentonville. He enjoyed the Tennessee Volunteers. He had lived in the Northwest Arkansas area for 14 years after moving from Alabama.He was preceded in death by his parents.Robert is survived by his wife, Linda Mansfield, of the home, whom he married Oct. 5, 1963; two sons, Robert "Robby" Mansfield Jr., of Bella Vista and Steven Mansfield and his wife, April, of Bella Vista; one brother, David Mansfield and his wife, Dianna, of Chattanooga; one sister, Ann Malone and her husband, Denny, of Fort . Oglethorpe, Georgia; five grandchildren, Victoria Reece, of Chattanooga, Allen Mansfield, of Springdale, and Nicholas Mansfield, Haley Mansfield and Zachary Mansfield, all of Bella Vista; and four great-grandchildren. Visitation will be Monday, Feb. 25, 2013, from 6 until 8 p.m. at New Hope Assembly of God Church in Rogers.Funeral service will be at 10 a.m. Tuesday, Feb. 26, 2013, at New Hope Assembly of God Church in Rogers with Pastor David Brown officiating.Pallbearers will be his three grandsons, Nicholas, Zachary, and Allen.Memorials may be sent to Circle of Life Hospice. Arrangements by Epting Funeral Home of Bella Vista. Condolences: www.eptingfuneralhome.webs.com.