Robert Smith

Robert Smith

MILMINE – Robert G. "Bob" Smith, 53, of Milmine passed away at 11:45 p.m. Friday (Oct. 5, 2012) at his residence.

Visitation will be from 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 10, at the Roux-Hinds Funeral Home, 348 N. Piatt St., Bement.

Memorial contributions can be made to the Cancer Treatment Centers of America at Midwestern Regional Medical Center, 2520 Elisha Ave., Zion, IL 60099, or the charity of the donor's choice.

Bob was born on May 20, 1959, in Urbana, a son of Ronald G. "Bud" Smith and Ada A. Sebens.

Surviving are two children, Salina L. Smith and Camron R. Smith, both of Milmine; his mother, Ada A. Smith of Silver Springs, Fla.; and a sister, Brenda (Keith) Nichols of Bement.

He was preceded in death by his father and a sister, Mary Jo Smith.

Bob enjoyed camping, boating and family get-togethers, and was a big fan of the Chicago Cubs and the Chicago Bears.

Roux-Hinds Funeral Home, 348 N. Piatt St., Bement, has been entrusted by his family to honor Bob's life.