Obituary of Robert Earl Flowers
Robert Earl Flowers, age 88 of Wilmington, Illinois, formally of Dyer, TN, passed away from this life on Friday, April 29, 2022, at Park Pointe Healthcare & Rehab. Funeral services for Mr. Flowers will be conducted on Saturday, May 7, 2022, at 1:00pm in the Dyer chapel of Karnes & Son Funeral Home. Interment will follow in Oakwood Cemetery.
He was born November 10, 1933, in Dyer, TN; the son of the late Clyde Hillary & Cly Ora Clark Flowers. He was ironworker for Architectural Ornamental Ironworkers Local 63 in Chicago, IL, and member of the Masonic Lodge #208 for 55 years.
He is survived by son, Brian Flowers (Michelle); stepdaughter, Annie Wilkerson (Parker); two sisters, Elizabeth McKnight of Dyer, Martha Watkins of St. Louis, MO; grandchildren, Martina Flowers, Danielle Flowers, Misty Flowers; and step-grandchildren, Carly Wilkerson, and Aaron Wilkerson. He was preceded in death by his parents; grandson, Brian Flowers Jr.; siblings, Harold Flowers, Jearold Flowers, Ruth Alexander, and Ruby Loynes.
The family will receive friends from 11:00am – 1:00pm on Saturday, May 7, 2022, at the Dyer chapel of Karnes & Son Funeral Home. Karnes & Son Funeral Home is honored to serve the family of Robert Earl Flowers.To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Robert Flowers, please visit Tribute Store