BOSSIER CITY, LA – Services for Bob Gilligan will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, May 28, 2016 at Rose-Neath’s Bossier Chapel. Officiating will be Rev. Brian Pursey. Interment will follow at Rose-Neath Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. on Friday, May 27, 2016 at Rose-Neath Funeral Home in Bossier City.
Bob was born October 5, 1935 in Brazil, IL and passed away May 23, 2016 in Houston, TX. He served his country in the United States Air Force and retired as a Tech Sgt. Bob also retired from Roadway Freight Co.and was formerly employed with the Fussell Co. He was of the Baptist faith.
He is preceded in death by his parents; a daughter; two grandchildren and a sister.
Bob is survived by his wife of 39 years, Marie J. Gilligan of Bossier City; son, Kip Gilligan and wife, Susie of Bossier City; daughter, Lori Jowdy and husband, Kelly of Phoenix,AZ; stepchildren, John Harris and wife, Susie of Shreveport and Carla Bethea and husband, Mark of West Monroe; 11 grandchildren; 17 great grandchildren and six great-great grandchildren.
Rose-Neath Funeral Home