Roba Dwain “Bob” Tullos  1932-2023


Graveside services for Roba Dwain “Bob” Tullos, 90, of Yantis were held at 2 p.m. Friday, Feb. 24, 2023 at Salem Cemetery, Alba, with Dr. Mark Neeley officiating.

Mr. Tullos passed away Feb. 17, 2023 at his residence in Yantis. He was born May 10, 1932 in Crockett to Robert Montalbin and Gertrude Elizabeth Hamlin Tullos. He married Mary Francis Kelso in Quanah on Dec. 28, 1950. He was the owner and operator of an automotive transmission shop. Bob had lived in the Alba area for 16 years. He was preceded in death by his parents; wife of 61 years, Mary Francis Tullos; son, Roger D. Tullos; and sister, Bobby Jean Wooldridge.

Survivors include three sons, Donald Roy Tullos and wife Teddy of Stephenville, Jonathan Timothy Tullos and wife Peggy of Stephenville and Clinton Edward Tullos of Yantis; daughter, Kathleen Carruth and husband Max of Quitman; two brothers, Freelan D. Tullos and wife Betty of Lindale and Bill Tullos and wife Betty of Fort Worth; six grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; one great-great-grandchild; and numerous other relatives and friends.