Robert  Lessly
Robert 'Bob' Lessly, 87, of Norman, passed away October 29, 2019. Born on January 5, 1932, in Stella, OK, to the late Lee Roy and Linnie Lessly, he was a life-long resident of Cleveland County. He was a member of Alameda Church of Christ in Norman since the 1940s. After 42 years of employment, Bob retired from Giltedge Farms. He enjoyed fishing, farming, gardening and tinkering with things on his farm. Bob will be remembered for having a joke for every occasion and always singing a song to fit the situation at hand. A loving husband, father, grandfather and brother, he will be deeply missed.
He is survived by his wife of 66 years, Alice Lessly; daughter, Roberta Lessly and husband Duff Andrews; son, Charles Lessly and wife Lois; sister, Sue Walton; four grandchildren, Robert Lessly and wife Jill, Rachel Lessly, Kenny Inglish and wife Teri, Sean Strong and wife Crystal; and seven great grandchildren, Jeremiah Strong, Brooklyn Strong, Ian Blair, Makaila Inglish, Collin Inglish, Rylynn Crow and Melea Lessly. In addition to his parents, Bob was preceded in death by two brothers, Jack Lessly and Paul Lessly; and sister Betty Haines.
Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Friday, November 1, 2019, at Alameda Church of Christ, 801 E. Alameda Ave, Norman. Interment will follow at Sunset Memorial Park in Norman.
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Published on October 29, 2019


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Barbara O'Neal Rebai
Nov 02, 2019
Dear Aunt Alice & Charles & Roberta Uncle Bob will be dearly missed he was quite a guy I remember all the good times I would have when I would come and spend the weekend with you guys he will always have a special place in my heart💗 love you always Barbara💖💖
Nov 02, 2019
Dear Alice and family,
He was a GOOD man with a sense of humor. We will all miss Bob.
You are in my prayers.

Melody Pankey Baker
Nov 01, 2019
I'm sorry to hear about your Dad. You and your family are in my prayers. If you need anything, let me know.