Robert Lowell Cantrell, age 65, went home on May 13, 2014, to be with his Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. He was born December 10, 1948 to Robert Eli Cantrell and Gwendolyn Margie Cantrell. He was survived by his precious and loving wife of 45 years, Deborah Cantrell, married June 22, 1968. He also was survived by his daughter and son-in-law, Cheryl and Mike LeBlanc, and son and daughter-in-law Charles and Julie Cantrell, and sons Clint Cantrell and Chad Cantrell; Grandchildren, Justin and Joshua Pardue, Emily and Adam Cantrell, Joseph and Christopher Cantrell, Leslie Bravata and Laura Palencia and three great-granddaughters. He was a very loving and caring father and devoted husband, always seeking the next moment to make someone laugh or smile. His greatest priority in life was to provide for his family and fulfill their every need, but greatest of all was to glorify God in doing His will. He completed apprenticeship school at Local Union 198 and remained a member for 46 years. He was a plumbing inspector for the city of Baton Rouge for thirteen years. During this time he received his associate's degree at the University of Michigan. He also taught apprenticeship school at Local Union 198 for 5 years. Visitation will be Friday, May 16, 2014 from 5:00 until 7:00 p.m. at Seale Funeral Home in Denham Springs and again on Saturday from 10:00 until 11:00 a.m. at Walker Baptist Church in Walker. Funeral Services will be 11:00 a.m. Saturday, May 17, 2014 at Walker Baptist Church in Walker.
Seale Funeral Service, Inc.
1720 S. Range Ave.
Denham Springs, LA 70726
Published in TheAdvocate.com from May 15 to May 16, 2014