Robert G. “Bob” Sidwell

Robert G. “Bob” Sidwell

Funeral services for Mr. Robert “Bob” G. Sidwell, D.Ph., 78, of Gallatin, will be held at 1:00 p.m. Thursday, November 7, 2019, from Hartsville Pike Church of Christ with Bro. Brian Jarrett and Bro. Doyle Farris officiating. Interment will be private.

Visitation will be Wednesday, November 6, 2019 from 4:00 – 8:00 p.m. at Family Heritage Funeral Home.

Mr. Sidwell passed away Monday, November 4, 2019.

Bob attended Livingston Academy, Castle Heights Military Academy, and graduated from Tennessee Technological University. Before attending pharmacy school, he taught chemistry and physics at Gallatin High School. Dr. Sidwell graduated from University of Tennessee with his Degree in Pharmacy. He was a pharmacist for 50 years and was owner of Bob’s Drugs in Gallatin, Medical Mall Pharmacy in Gallatin, and Atrium Pharmacy in Nashville.

Born August 26, 1941, in Cookeville, he was the son of the late Dr. Frank L. Sidwell and Grace Green Sidwell.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a sister, Betty Ann Johnson; a brother, Dr. Walter F. Sidwell; and a brother-in-law, William Holman.

He is survived by his loving wife of 56 years, Jamie Mooneyham Sidwell; two daughters, Sherrie D. England of Gallatin, Suzanne L. Carter (Brian) of Gallatin; a son, Jonathan Robert Sidwell of Hendersonville; six grandchildren, Andrew England (Sarah), Caleb Carter, Austin England (Summer), Tucker Carter, Lauren Carter and Emilee Sidwell; a great-grandchild, Harvey England; a sister, Joyce Marie Holman; and a brother-in-law, Dr. Bill Johnson.

Grandsons Andrew England, Austin England, Caleb Carter, and Tucker Carter and nephews Ira Sidwell, William Holman, James Massengille, Matt Massengille, Beau Massengille, and Gary Massengille will serve as pallbearers.

Honorary pallbearers will be present and former elders of Hartsville Pike Church of Christ, Roy Alexander, and Ferrell Haile.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Potter’s Children’s Home, 2350 Nashville Road, Bowling Green, KY 42101.

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