Robert 'Bob' Trivett, also known as 'Tex' to his closest friends, moved to eternity with Jesus on Monday, May 31, 2021. His earthly fight with Alzheimer's disease is now over.
Bob was a loving husband, father, Pawpaw and dog dad. He was an avid outdoorsman, who loved hunting, fishing, competitive shooting and archery. He was a past member of the Watauga Gun Club, Carolina Traditional Archers and a Life Member of the NRA.
He is survived by his wife of 43 years, Janet; son, Dale and wife, Amy; daughter, Bobbie Sue Hood and fiancé, Adam Gragg; and daughter, Emily Ragan and husband, Bobby; grandchildren, Jayden, Jazmine, Ella, Nicholas and Ariel. He is also survived by one brother James Trivett; and numerous aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews and cousins.
Bob was preceded in death by his parents, Millard and Ella Mae Trivett; paternal grandparents, George Trivett and June Trivett Shore; maternal grandparents, Bynum and Lucy Anderson; farther-in-law, Roy Hodges; and his beloved furry companion, Diesel. Several aunts, uncles and cousins also preceded him in death.
Funeral services for Robert Trivett will be conducted Thursday afternoon, June 3rd, at 2 o'clock at the Austin & Barnes Funeral Chapel, officiated by Pastor Seth Miller and Minister J. C. Anderson. The family will receive friends Thursday from noon until 2 o'clock, prior to services, at Austin & Barnes.
Flowers are appreciated or memorials may be made to the Western Carolina Chapter of the Alzheimer's Association, 3800 Shamrock Drive, Charlotte, NC 28215, or to the Watauga Humane Society, PO Box 1835, Boone, NC 28607.
Online condolences may be shared at austinandbarnesfuneralhome.com
Austin & Barnes Funeral Home and Crematory is serving the Trivett family.