Robert Tyree

Published 3:49 pm Wednesday, April 29, 2020

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Mr. Robert “Gene” Tyree, 64, passed away on Friday, April 24, 2020 in Mobile. 

Mr. Tyree was a native and former resident of Atmore and had resided in Flomaton for the past 15 years.

He was a retired truck driver and was of the Baptist Faith. He is preceded in death by his parents, Vernie “Snoots” and Bobbie Eloise Tyree; and brother, Shorty Tyree. 

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He is survived by his wife of 28 years, Patsy “Pat” Tyree of Flomaton; three sons, Robert Brandon (Rebecca) Tyree of McHenry, Miss., Eddie L. (Marie) Peek of Flomaton and Robert “Bobby” Peek of Canton, Ga.; three daughters, Kristy Lynn (Shane) Osborne of McHenry, Jessica Riley Tyree of Flomaton and Tammy Jernigan of Flomaton; two sisters, Annice (Don) Atwell of Dothan and Pam (Billy) Ridlehoover of Dothan; 12 grandchildren, Auston, Ashlyn, Waylon, Aubrey, Robby, Olivia, Samantha, Jamie, Jessica, Caitlan, Jacob and Gracie; and 10 great-grandchildren.

Graveside services were held Sunday, April 26, 2020 at the McCullough Cemetery with Richard Daniels officiating. 

Petty-Eastside Chapel Funeral Homes LLC of Atmore was in charge of all arrangements.