The Obituary for Mr. Robert Alan Witcher (Clay County)


Funeral services for Mr. Robert Alan Witcher, age 52 of Lineville, will be held on Friday, April 9, 2021 at Benefield Funeral Home in Ashland at 1:00 P.M. with Bro. Cliff Shaddix officiating. Burial took place at Mineral Springs Methodist Church Cemetery.

Mr. Witcher passed away on Monday, April 5, 2021 at Baptist Hospital in Pensacola, Florida. Born in Stone Mountain Georgia, He lived in that area for 20 years before moving to Pell City, where he remained until he and family moved to Clay County, where they have remained for the last 8 years. He worked as an Equipment Operator for the City of Talladega and was the President of the Blue Ridge Hunting Club. He also enjoyed woodworking and his Kabota Tractor. Mr. Witcher adored his family, enjoyed being around people, and never met a stranger.

Mr. Witcher is survived by his wife of 20 years, Jennifer Witcher of Lineville; two sons: Jacob Witcher of Lineville and Hunter Gravitt of Haleyville; his mother, Patricia Peterson Witcher; two sisters: Tonya Witcher Walker (Michael) and Shannan Witcher Traywick, all of Pell City; three brothers: Eric Witcher (Shannon) of Monroe, GA, Jesse Witcher (Lisa) of Pell City, and Jonathan Witcher (Jennifer) of Springville; his nieces, nephews, great-nieces, great-nephews and a large extended family.

He is preceded in death by his Father, Bobby Gene Witcher, and his grandmother, Elizabeth Rentschler.

Active Pallbearers were Zack Wilson, Shawn Traywick, Michael Witcher, Jason Witcher, Rick Witcher, and Jason Ledlow.

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Benefield Funeral Home in Ashland, AL is in charge of Arrangements.