Robert Lee Darling, 80, of Little Rock passed away September 30. He was born on August 22, 1938 in Topeka, Kansas to Harold and Gwen Darling.
He was preceded in death by his parents and his brother Bill Darling. Bob is survived by his loving companion Maytha Reather; sons, Bob Darling, Jr. (Donna) and David Darling (Leah) of Conway; a brother, Rick Darling (Nancy) of Bartlett, Tennessee; a sister, Debbie Ramsey (John) of Maumelle; granddaughters, Catherine Darling and Madison Darling and one grandson, Garrett Darling (Riah) and one great granddaughter,
Bob graduated from Central High School in 1956 where he was a member of the undefeated Tiger football team. He also played football at UCA where he graduated in 1960.
Bob was a sales manager throughout most of his working years, and retired from Vining Sparks, !BG in 2008. He loved boating. golf, the Texas Rangers, dancing and singing and most of all his family.
He was inspired by and loved Alanon support groups. A graveside service will be held Friday, at 11:00 a.m., Pinecrest Cemetery, Alexander, Arkansas. Memorials may be made to Alanon, the Wolf Street Center, Little Rock. Arrangements are by Wilson Robison Funeral Home of England, Arkansas.