Obituaries for Thurs., Oct. 28, 2010

Published 12:00 am Thursday, October 28, 2010


Robert “Bob” Donald Topping, 64, of Dozier, died Tues., Oct. 26, 2010, at his residence.

Funeral services will be at 2 p.m., Sat., Oct. 30, from Foreman Funeral Home Chapel with interment in Andalusia Memorial Cemetery. Visitation will be at 5:30 p.m., Fri., Oct. 29, at Foreman Funeral Home.

Survivors include his wife, Margaret Topping of Dozier; his daughter and son-in-law, Paula and David Hester of Andalusia; a son, Mark Topping; his grandchildren, Gary Beales, Amy Beales, Ben Hester, David Topping, Andrew Topping, Elizabeth Topping and Matthew Topping; his daughter-in-law, Karen Topping; his brothers and sisters-in-law, Paul and Brenda Topping, Tony and Janet Topping and Ken and Chris Topping; his sisters and brothers-in-law, Sylvia and David Ware and Eileen and Jimmy Barnes, all of Preston, England.

He is preceded in death by a sister, Christine Helm.

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