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Robert Jerry Miskell

September 19, 1934 ~ June 14, 2018 (age 83)
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Robert Jerry Miskell was born to Albert Jefferson Miskell and Lovie Ruth (Richardson) Miskell on September 19, 1934 in Dallas, Texas.  He was called home to glory June 14, 2018 at the age of 83. He proudly served in the U.S. Coast Guard and the U.S. Army.  Robert retired in 1989 after 35years of service from Rockwell International/Collins Radio.  He held a seat for many years on the Planning & Zoning Board for the City of Balch Springs while running his own furniture delivery service. He is survived by his loving wife of almost 56yrs Barbara Jean O’Reilly Miskell, son Kenneth Stewart (Luann), daughters Janeen Tapp (Matt), Jeri Douglas (Jim), Kelley Black (Kenneth), Robin Tisdale (Karl) and 14 grandchildren, 17 great-grandchildren and 2 great-great grandchildren and countless nieces and nephews. The Miskell family will receive friends for a visitation on Wednesday, June 20th at Laurel Oaks Funeral Home from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. The funeral service to celebrate Mr. Miskell’s life will be held at 2:00 p.m., Thursday, June 21st in the chapel of Laurel Oaks Funeral Home. “The righteous man walks in his integrity: his children are blessed after him” Proverbs 20:17

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