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Bobby "Bob" D Napier

August 28, 1948 ~ August 24, 2017 (age 68)
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Bobby “Bob” Dwayne Napier, 68 of Prairie Grove, AR, went to be with the Lord at 9:30pm on Thursday, August 24, 2017 at the Willard Walker Hospice Home in Fayetteville,

Bob entered into this life on August 28, 1948 in Lincoln, Arkansas. He was a son of Orville Napier and Helen Jetton Napier. Bob was a Master Electrician who worked for the AERT Co. and was looking forward to retiring to enjoy his hobbies of fishing, hunting, playing golf, watching the Razorbacks and spending time with his grandchildren. Bob attended the New Sulpher Freewill Baptist Church and served his country with honor in the U.S. Air Force during the Vietnam Nam War.

He is survived by his daughter, Kambra Cantrell of Prairie Grove; his son, Matthew Napier of Prairie Grove; four grandchildren, Kaitlyn, Sarah and Anna Cantrell of Farmington and Ethan Lawrence of Oklahoma; three step daughters, Monique Melton, Megan Imler and Matese Kocsis; one step son, Ricky Lovesee; eleven step grandchildren; two sisters, Marilyn and husband Robert Skipper of Walnut, CA and Barbara Mee-iem of Hacienda Heights, CA; his Aunt Laverne Sargent of Prairie Grove and his three dogs that he loved.

He was preceded in death by his parents and one brother, Dennis Napier.

Visitation will be held at the Backstrom-Pyeatte Funeral Home of Springdale on Tuesday, August 29, 2017 from 5:00pm to 8:00pm.

Funeral services will be held at the New Sulpher Freewill Baptist Church on Wednesday, August 30, 2017 at 10:00 am. Reverend Randy Burris will officiate the services with burial being conducted at the Prairie Grove Cemetery under the direction of the Backstrom-Pyeatte Funeral Home of Springdale. To sign online guest book please visit

In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to a cancer research of choice.


 Service Information

August 29, 2017

5:00 PM to 8:00 PM
2230 N Thompson
Springdale, AR 72766

Funeral Service
August 30, 2017

10:00 AM
New Sulpher Freewill Baptist Church
13461 Hogeye Rd
Prairie Grove, AR 72753

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