Robert “Bob” Earl Tyre
March 20, 1931 – July 1, 2018
New Albany-Robert “Bob” Earl Tyre, age 87, passed away Sunday, July 1, 2018, at Mississippi Veterans Home in Oxford. He was born March 20, 1931, in Union County to the late E.E. Tyre and Bessie Robbins Tyre. He was a Korean U.S. Army Veteran. He owned and operated the Union County Credit Bureau.
A memorial service will be held at Cleveland Street Presbyterian Church on July 21, 2018. The time will be announced at a later date.
He is survived by his wife, Janice Tyre; four daughters, Mary Downey (John), Melissa Muquruza (Andoni), Alena Littlejohn (Jeff), and Amanda Watson (Elizabeth); a son, Robert Tyre Jr.; and eight grandchildren.
Memorials may be made to the Union County Library.