Robert Lloyd Meadows

Robert Lloyd Meadows, 72, of Parkersburg, passed away Thursday, Jan. 9, 2014, at Camden Clark Medical Center.

He was born April 26, 1941, in Richwood, a son to the late Elza and Wavie Meadows.

He retired from Kaiser Aluminum after 32 years of service and was a member of USWA Local 5668. He attended Gospel Tabernacle Church, loved to play music and buy and trade cars. He was a handyman that would tackle nearly any task.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his first wife, Barbara Meadows; brother, Ed Meadows; and sister, Jelia Owens. He is survived by his wife, Ella Meadows; son, Bob Meadows (Julie) of Williamstown; daughter, Debra Shears (Greg) of Rockport; sisters, Irene Dean (Jim) of Ravenswood, Rae Dean of Ravenswood, Shirley Goudy (Bob) of Uniontown, Pa., and Lorena Miller of Ohio; grandchildren, Nikki McKaughan (Tim), Carrie Flinn, Corey Meadows and Nick Meadows; great-granddaughter, Madison McKaughan; along with many other extended family and friends.

Service will be Monday, Jan. 13, 1 p.m., at Sunset Memorial Funeral Home, with Pastor Wayne Boone officiating. Burial will follow at Sunset Memory Gardens. Visitation will be Monday prior to the service from 11 a.m.-1 p.m. at the funeral home.

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