Obituaries

Obituaries

Rober Drum 1924 - 2008 Lawrence

Funeral services for Robert "Bob" Drum, 84, Lawrence, will be at 10:30 a.m. Monday at Norfork Baptist Church in Norfork, Ark. Burial will follow in Roller Cemetery in Mountain Home, Ark.Mr. Drum died Thursday, Oct. 16, 2008, at Brandon Woods at Alvamar in Lawrence.He was born Feb. 14, 1924, in Missouri, the son of Clark and Stella Whiteside Drum.Mr. Drum served in the U.S. Army during World War II and received a Purple Heart. He was a member of Norfork Baptist Church.Survivors include his wife, Anna, of the home; a daughter, Claudia Woodard, Lawrence; a son, Dennis, Peoria, Ill.; a brother, Jack, Morton, Ill.; and two grandchildren.The family will receive friends from 9:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. Monday at the church before the services.The family suggests memorials to the church, sent in care of Rumsey-Yost Funeral Home.Online condolences may be sent at rumsey-yost.com.