Robert Fred

1922 - 2012

Robert Fred, 90, of Columbia, formerly of Fulton, passed away Monday, June 25, 2012, at The Bluffs. He was born May 27, 1922, in Hatton, the son of the late Pearl Edward Fred and the late Mary Anceley (Chism) Fred. Robert was united in marriage to Treva M. Fred, who preceded him in death on July 6, 2009. Robert will be sadly missed and lovingly remembered by two daughters, June Gibson of Columbia , and Joan Miller of Bell Buckle, Tenn.; four grandchildren, Stephanie Groves, Tom Adams III, Ruby Kriesel, and Brandon Gibson; three great-grandchildren, Bobbie Adams, Glenn Kreisel, and Emma Gibson. In addition to his parents and his wife, Robert was preceded in death by one sister, Lois Stewart; two son-in-laws, John Gibson and Ray Miller; and one great-grandson, Eli Gibson. Funeral services will be 10:00 a.m. on Friday, June 29, 2012, at Maupin Funeral Home in Fulton with Reverend Ray LaSalle and Reverend Gary Garrett officiating. Visitation will be held 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. on Thursday, June 28, 2012, also at Maupin Funeral Home. Interment will be held in Callaway Memorial Gardens. Memorial contributions may be made to Kansas City College and Bible School c/o Maupin Funeral Home, 301 Douglas Blvd., Fulton, MO 65251. Online condolences may be shared at