John Robert “Bob” Kiff, 59, of Tillar, passed away May 26, 2021.
He was born August 11, 1961 in Brunswick, Georgia to the late Robert “Bobby” Kiff and Suzanne Wells Kiff.
Bob was a member of First Baptist Church in Dumas. He was retired from Potlatch Paper Mill where he was employed for over 20 years. He was owner/manager of Big Banjo Pizza in Dumas, a member of the Dumas Chamber of Commerce, Master Mason Omega Lodge 547, the Optimist Club and Dumas Kiwanis.
Bob loved to ride his motorcycle. He took pride and joy in his motorcycle. He also loved his family and friends very much.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a brother, David Kiff.
Survivors are one son, J.R. Kiff, Jr. of Stuttgart; two daughters, Crystal Dooley of Tulsa, Oklahoma and Samantha Shepherd of Dumas; a brother, Keith Kiff of Florida; a sister, Denise Beech of Dumas; and four grandchildren, Chevy Kiff, Ryder Kiff, Anna Claire Weast and Mack Shepherd. These grandbabies are going to miss their “Papa Bob”.
Visitation will be held Tuesday, June 1, from 6 p.m. until 8 p.m. at Griffin Funeral Home. Funeral services will be held Wednesday, June 2, at 2 p.m. at Griffin Funeral Home with burial in Walnut Lake Cemetery. Following the service, there will be a reception at the Big Banjo Pizza to visit with family and friends to share memories. The reception will start at 3:30 p.m.
Memorials may be made in memory of Bob to American Cancer Society or to the Leukemia Foundation.
Arrangements by Griffin Funeral Home of Dumas.