Robert L. Horsley, 91, passed peacefully at his home surrounded by his family. Precedent by parents, Charles (Stella) Horsley, daughter, Terri Scates, brother David Horsley, sister, Mildred McGill. Survived by his devoted wife and caregiver for 54 years, Margie W Horsley ; son, Bobby Horsley (Paula) daughters Ann Flenniken (Fred) Barbara Sparks (Sparky) Margaret Horsley (fiance’ John Wood); grandchildren, Grayson and Graham Horsley, several other grandchildren and great grandchildren, many nieces and nephews, all of Knoxville; sister–in-law, Faye Horsley.
He was born in Knoxville, TN. He drove a truck most of his life. He was a simple man that enjoyed gardening, hunting, fishing, the Titan’s & the Vols. He was a member of Calvue Baptist Church. He loved to worship the Lord. He will always be known for his precious smile and joyful heart. He has been a good and faithful servant that has gained his reward. He will be greatly missed. Many thanks to the nurses and therapists at Amedisys Home Health.
Family will receive friends from 5:00-7:00 pm. Tuesday, September 14, 2021 @ Calvue Missionary Baptist Church. Funeral service will follow at 7:00 pm. with Rev. Travis Bowden and Rev. Curt Seal officiating. Graveside service will be 11:00 am Wednesday, September 15, 2021 @ Hamblen Memory Gardens.
Arrangements by Mayes Mortuary
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