Robert E. Canter (Bob), age 79, of Morristown, passed away Sunday, Feb. 21, 2021 sat Morristown Hamblen Hospital. He was a well-respected member of the community and loved coaching baseball. Bob was a devoted member of Bethel Baptist Church and the Senior Adult Men Sunday School Class. He was preceded in death by his parents, Robert J. and Mary Kate Canter.
He is survived by his wife of 59 1/2 years, Shelva Jean Canter; son and daughter-in-law: Richard and Pamela Canter, and grandchildren: Marcus and Brandi Finchum, Ryan and Mikayla Canter and great grandson, Luke Finchum.
The family will receive friends at Bethel Baptist Church, Wednesday, Feb. 24, from 5:00 to 7:00 PM with the service to follow.
Graveside services will be at 11:00 AM, Thursday. Feb. 25 at Bethel Baptist Church Cemetery.
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