Robert Rutter

Robert Grady Rutter Jr., of Moore, died Sunday, August 5, 2018 in Devine, at the age of 94. Robert was born on December 4, 1923 in Dripping Springs, Texas to Robert and Ella (Marx) Rutter. He is preceded in death by his wife, Una Gene McIntyre Rutter; his parents; five siblings; his son, Damon; and granddaughter, Jennifer. Robert is survived by his son, Roger B. Rutter, Sr.; stepson, Don Martin; brother, Glenn Rutter; ten grandchildren; seventeen great-grandchildren; two greatgreat- grandchildren; and close family friend of twentyseven years, and caregiver, Cindy White. A veteran of the United States Army during World War II, Robert served overseas in India, Burma, and China with the 396th Air Service Squadron as an airplane hydraulic mechanic. Upon retiring from his machine shop in Austin, Robert and Una moved to their ranch in Moore in 1980. Visitation was held Tuesday August 7, from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. at the Hurley Funeral Home Chapel in Devine. Funeral service was held Wednesday August 8, at 11 a.m. at the Hurley Funeral Home Chapel in Devine, with interment following in the Moore Memorial Cemetery in Moore. In lieu of flowers the family has requested memorials be made to Moore Cemetery Association, P.O. Box 78, Moore, Texas 78057, Moore Baptist Church, P.O. Box 212 Moore, Texas 78057, or a charity of the donor’s choice. Anyone wishing to leave condolences for the family, share memories, or sign the guestbook may do so at www. hurleyfuneralhome.com. Arrangements were under the direction of Hurley Funeral Home of Devine.

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