Robert B. Lanier

Robert B. Lanier

Robert B. Lanier, 91, of Lake Village, died on October 29, 2016, at Baptist Medical Center in Little Rock.

He was a papermaker for International Paper Company in Pine Bluff for 32 years.

Mr. Lanier was born on August 16, 1952 in Crossett and was the son of the late Jesse E. Lanier and Geneva Wilson Lanier.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Ruby Mae Robinson Lanier; a brother, Kenneth Lanier; and a sister, Leatrice Rester.

Survivors are his daughters, Bobbie Sue Johnson and husband Richard, of Lake Village and Mari L. Weaver and husband, James of Lake Village; a sister, Joyce L. Files of Monroe, Louisiana; a half-brother, J. Bernard Lanier of Warren; four grandchildren, J. J. Weaver, Leslie Weaver, Angie Johnson McAfee and Ginger Johnson and one great-grandson, Riley McAfee.

Visitation will be from 5 p.m. until 7 p.m. November 1, at Bishop-King Funeral Home in Lake Village. Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. November 2, at Lake Village Baptist Church with Brother Tim Channault officiating. Burial will follow at Causey Cemetery near Bastrop, Louisiana. Arrangements are by Bishop-King Funeral Home of Lake Village of Lake Village, Arkansas.

Memorials may be made to Lake Village Baptist Church for the Lottie Moon Christmas Offering in memory of Robert Lanier.

Lake Village Baptist Church
301 North Lakeshore Drive
Lake Village, AR 71653