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Robert Lee “Bob” GrissomPassing: April 13, 2022


Hanson Cemetery

Graveside Service

Saturday, April 16th @ 2:00pm


Chastain Funeral Home

Saturday, April 16th @ 11:00am-1:00pm


Hanson Cemetery

Saturday, April 16th

ORLEANS – Robert Lee “Bob” Grissom, 59, passed away Wednesday, April 13, 2022, at IU Health Bloomington Hospital.

Born August 24, 1962, in Lawrence County, he was the son of Ryburn and Karen (Chapman) Grissom.  He married Lori Diane Brown, October 5, 2015.

Bob was the owner, operator, and driver of his own trucking company.   He was a member of The Sons of American Legion Post 250, Legion Riders, Owner Operators Independent Drivers Association, and the American Association of Truck Drivers.  He enjoyed riding his motorcycle, and cleaning and shining his truck.  Bob loved spending time with family and friends.

Surviving are his wife, Lori Diane Grissom of Orleans; children, two daughters; siblings, Nancy Anna White of French Lick and Walter “Toby” Emmons of Orangeville.

His parents preceded him in death.

Graveside service will be held 2:00 p.m., Saturday, April 16 at Hanson Cemetery with Brother Danny Kern presiding.

The family will receive friends Saturday from 11:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m. at Chastain Funeral Home & Cremation Center.

Bob’s wishes were for everyone to wear jeans and a T-shirt.

Condolences may be sent to the family at www.chastainfuneralhome.com

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6 Guest Comments

  1. Guest: Justin William NICOLOW | Huntsville
    Date: April 21, 2022
    Praying 🙏🙏🙏🙏
  2. Guest: peggy A wright | Eastman
    Date: April 18, 2022
    So sorry R.I.P. Bobby. Prayers for you Tara & family.
  3. Guest: Joe Bradley | West baden
    Date: April 18, 2022
    Iam so sorry a great person prayers and hugs
  4. Guest: Terri Gregory Belcher | Bedford
    Date: April 16, 2022
  5. Guest: Bonnie Wininger | Jasper, IN
    Date: April 16, 2022
    So sorry to hear of Bobby’s passing. Always enjoyed talking with him at our Aunt Louise’s. He always had a story and a smile. May he Rest In Peace. Prayers to his wife and family. So very sorry, gone way too soon.
  6. Guest: Beth Schuler | Jasper, IN
    Date: April 14, 2022
    I am so sorry to hear of Bobby’s passing. I have a lot of fun memories when we would go visit Grandma Annie & Papaw Jesse. RIP cuz! 🙏🏻🙏🏻