Robert Donald Puckett, Jr., age 52 of Verbena, passed away on December 8, 2019 at the UAB Hospital Palliative Care Unit in Birmingham, AL. He was born in Jackson, TN on September 9, 1967; the son of Robert Donald Puckett, Sr. and Mary Catherine Beasley Puckett.
He was a HVAC sales and service business owner. Robert (better known as “Bobby” to his family and many friends) never met a stranger. He will be remembered for his love of just talking with people and making them laugh as he could find the humor in most any situation. He loved his grandbabies and nephews and loved being a “Pawpaw” and “Uncle Bob” and he never missed a “Grandparents day”. He will also be remembered for his passion for hunting and his many deer stories and for the love he had for all his little fur babies, but most especially Macy his little Pug baby girl that he just adored and she did him as well.
He is survived by: Wife, Teresa Adams Puckett of Verbena; Stepson, Jeffrey (Heather) Smith of Clanton; Grandchildren, Tristan and Trevor Smith and Hannah and Kearsten Derbfuss; Mother, Mary Catherine Puckett and Father, Robert Donald Puckett, Sr. of Selma, AL; Brother, Larry (Teresa) Puckett of Selma; Nephews, Larry Jr and Justin Puckett; Tyler and Tyson Moates; and Chris and Brian (Jennifer) Adams.
A memorial service will be held on Friday, December 13, 2019 at 6:00 pm from the Chapel of Ellison Memorial Funeral Home in Clanton with Rev. Kent Dodson officiating.
Friends will be received one hour prior to the service.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be made to the Chilton County Humane Society in Robert’s memory.
Final care and arrangements entrusted to the Ellison Memorial Funeral Home of Clanton, AL.
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