Robert Fletcher Baesler
Robert Baesler, 79, husband of Nancy Dixon Baesler, went to be with his Savior on Friday, January 7th. Robert was preceded in death by his parents, Robert G Baesler and Sarah Stivers Baesler, a brother Jerry Baesler and a son, Robert Fletcher Baesler, Jr. “Robie”. He was retired from the Lexington Division of Fire and was a lifelong farmer. He was a member of Athens Christian Church. He always said that nurturing his land and animals formed his close relationship with God.
Besides his wife, he is survived by his son Troy Baesler, his daughter Tamara McCain, (Chuck) and a special nephew, Bryan Rapp; Granddaughter, Lauren Farley (Sam), Grandsons, Cody and Justin Baesler and Lucas McCain; Great- grandchildren, Clara Baesler, Fletcher, and Ashton Farley. Mother- in-law Agnes Dixon, sister and brother in laws, a host of cousins, nieces and nephews. A celebration of life will be held at a later date. It is the family’s request that donations be made to St Jude Children’s Research Hospital in memory of Robie Baesler, 501 St Jude Place, Memphis TN 38105.