Robert J. 'Bob' Buchanan
Published: Tuesday, October 15, 2013
Robert J. ‘Bob’ Buchanan, age 81 of Dandridge, TN passed away Saturday evening, October 12, 2013 at his home.
He was born, July 24, 1932 , in Sundridge, Ontario, Canada. He spent 43 years in Pompano Beach, FL as an auto body repair technician and following his retirement in 2002 he moved to the Chestnut Hill community of Jefferson County, TN because he loved the beauty of East Tennessee. He was a simple man who loved his family and friends and was avid sports enthusiast.
He is survived by his wife of 61 years, Jeannine Thompson Buchanan; son and daughter-in-law, Terence and Cathleen Buchanan and his beloved dog Molly; brother-in-law, John Thompson and his wife Lillian; nephew, Danny Rudolph; niece, Barbara Rudolph; brothers, Gary and Kenny Buchanan; half-brother, Don Buchanan; and half-sister, Jacqueline Buchanan.
There will be a private gathering of family to celebrate his life. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society or the Chestnut Hill United Methodist Church. Cremation services provided by FARRAR FUNERAL HOME, DANDRIDGE www.farrarfuneralhome.com
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