Robert “Bob” Beggs, 80, of Golconda, IL, died at 3:15 p.m., Friday, December 7, 2012, at his home in Golconda.
Robert was born April 1, 1932 in Ullin, IL. Mr. Beggs was a United States Navy Veteran; he worked over 40 years as a Barber in Springfield, IL. He was of the Methodist faith.
Survivors include one daughter, Michelle Widebeck of Dawson, IL, two grandsons: Jonathan Barber of Springfield and Eric Hull of Indiana, one great-grandson, Ian Barber of Springfield and one brother, William Beggs of Ullin.
Robert was preceded in death by his parents, Dewey and Lucille Staton Beggs, two sisters and two brothers.
Visitation will be Friday, December 14, 2012 from 10:00 a.m. until 11:30 a.m. at Wilson Funeral Home in Karnak. A Memorial Service will follow at 11:30 a.m. at the funeral home with Rev. Steve Heisner officiating.