Obituary: Robert Gene Harbison

January 6, 1947 – March 14, 2020

Robert Gene Harbison, 73, of Bedford passed away on Saturday, March 14, 2020, at IU Health Hospital in Bedford.

Born January 6, 1947, in Martin County he was the son of Oather and Lucille (Williams) Harbison.

Robert was a Shoals High School graduate and a member of Seventh Day Adventist Church. He worked for D & S Excavating as a Laborer and Public Relations Director. Robert also worked for Indiana Limestone.

Surviving include his niece and nephews, Darla Christenberry, Shane Dorsett, James Murray, Victor Murray; as well as several cousins.

Robert was preceded in death by his parents, siblings, Darlene Harbison, Joyce Ann Mundy, and twin brother, Donnie Harbison.

A graveside service will be held at 1:30 p.m. on Tuesday, March 17, 2020, at Mount Union Cemetery, 14504 Dover Hill Road, Loogootee, IN 47533.

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