In Loving Memory Of Robert Cecil Jennings, Jr.
Robert Bobby Cecil Jennings, Jr., age 83 of Littlefield, Texas, passed away on July 1, 2019. A funeral service will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Thursday, July 11, 2019 at Littlefield Cemetery in Littlefield, Texas. Arrangements are under the personal care of Hammons Funeral Home.
Bobby was the third of four child children born to Robert Jennings, Sr. and Mildred ›McClure› on September 19, 1935 in Paducah, Texas. His family moved to Wichita Falls soon after he was born and then on to Littlefield. After graduating from Littlefield High School in 1953 he became a Buyer for Brown › Root Inc. in Owensboro, K›. Soon after he was promoted to Purchasing Agent for this company in Houston, T›, Baytown, T› and Chicago, IL. He transferred back to Brown and Root›s Head›uarters in Houston and was assigned troubleshooting tasks in their international division. This afforded him the opportunity to travel to many different countries. Upon retirement, he was employed as a purchasing agent with Don Love, Inc. in Pasadena, T›. Following that he chose to leave retirement and became the Director of Purchasing and Distribution for Corpus Christi ISD in Corpus Christi, T. His favorite hobbies included studying residential architecture, classic cars and hanging out with his beloved dog, Sugar.
Bobby was preceded in death by his parents eldest brother›s wife, Christine Sorenson Jennings› his older brother, Royce and wife, June Jennings and his younger sister, Linda Jennings Jones ›wife of David Jones.
He is survived by his eldest brother, J Edward Jennings daughter, Marisa Jennings Davis and husband, Richard grandson, Patrick Fit gerald son, Jeffrey Craig Jennings› and many nieces, nephews and their families.
The family would also like to thank Prairie House Assisted Living Center in Plainview, T› for the wonderful care he received from the staff.
In lieu of flowers, the family suggests donations to the charity of your choice.