Robert Edward Archer


Mr. Robert Edward Archer, age 84, of Trotwood, Ohio, passed away Wednesday morning, February 20, 2019, at the Miami Valley Hospital in Dayton, Ohio.
He was born January 1, 1935, in Carter County, a son of the late Howard and Ettie Ferguson Archer.
Robert proudly served his country in the United States Army. He enjoyed walking in the woods, sitting on the porch and under the shade tree in the yard and made it a point to visit family and friends often. Robert had a very generous heart.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by one son, Tracy Archer; one brother, Corbie Archer; and two sisters, Barbara Alice Archer and Dora Starbuck; and lifelong friend, Paul Marlow.
Robert is survived by one daughter, Renee Burtt (Brian) of Owego, New York; two brothers, Willie "Bill" Archer of Olive Hill, and Roy Archer (Lucille) of Morehead; and two sisters, Joyce Adkins (J.R.) of Ashland, and Gail Owens (Curtiss) of Olive Hill. He also leaves many other family members and friends who will sadly miss him.
Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Tuesday, February 26, 2019, at Globe Funeral Chapel in Olive Hill, with Brother Clyde Holbrook officiating. Burial will follow in the Osborne Cemetery in Olive Hill, with full military honors presented by the Olive Hill American Legion Post #138.
Friends may visit from 12 noon to 1 p.m. Tuesday, February 26, 2019, at the funeral home.
Family and friends will serve as pallbearers.
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