Robert L. "Bob" Leverette, 74, of Louisville, Ky., died Thursday, May 27, 2010, at his home, surrounded by his loving family.
Born in Bedford County, he was an Army veteran and retired from the Naval Ordnance. After retirement, he drove buses for Miller Transportation. Bob was also a member of The Community of Christ Church.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Ira and Annie P. Leverette, and brother, Gene Leverette.
He is survived by his wife of 47 years, the former Beverly Johnson; daughter, Darlene G. Moore; son, Scott L. (Kate) Leverette; sisters, Shirley L. Williams and Adell (Donald) Daughrity; and grandchildren, Robert O. Moore and Jack and Ben Leverette.
His funeral service was held at noon Saturday, May 29, at Highlands Funeral Home, 3331 Taylorsville Road, Louisville, with burial in Evergreen Cemetery.
Expressions of sympathy may be made to Hosparus or J. Graham Brown Cancer Center.