Robert “Bobby” Hicks Fallin was a devoted husband, loving father, and grandfather. He will be sorely missed by his wife, children, grandchildren, great grandchildren, siblings, cousins, nieces and nephews, friends, and pets. Bobby entered into the kingdom of Heaven on March 9, 2023. Bobby was born to Irene Francis Holder Fallin and James Taylor Fallin on July 10, 1943, in Peoria, IL.
Bobby graduated from Immaculate Conception Catholic School in Hawesville, KY. He went on to graduate from Brescia College with his Bachelor’s Degree in Business with a Minor in Economics. Bobby worked at Aleris for 35 years and retired as Supervisor in Data Processing in 2000. After retirement, Bobby continued to do odd jobs and stay active within his community.
Bobby was a parishioner of St. Columba Catholic Church in Lewisport, KY where he was an engaged supporter of activities within the parish. Bobby was a devoted member of the Lewisport Lions Club for 50 years.
Bobby married Alice Faye Howard, whom he met while they were in college. They were married for 58 glorious years.
Bobby and Alice had three children together: James “Jim” Ansel (Laura Place), Leah Faye (Kevin Atwell), and David Michael. Their grandchildren are Alex Hylton, Molly (Cole) Gudding, Hannah Fallin, Lexia Knight, Sophia Reed, Carson Atwell, Brady Atwell, Gentry Atwell, Kellan Atwell, and Elise Fallin. And their great-grandchildren are Keylee, Jake, Allie, and Harper Hylton. Bobby’s beloved siblings are the late Jim (Sharon) Fallin, Mike (Cindi) Fallin, Rita (Bruce) Tongate, and Sarah (Harold) Nikirk.
In leu of flowers or gifts, please make donations to the Lewisport Lions Club Scholarship Fund.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10:30 am on Monday, March 20, 2023 at St. Columba Catholic Church in Lewisport, KY. Interment will follow the service in Lewisport Cemetery.
Bobby’s family will be greeting friends on Sunday, March 19, 2023 from 3 pm until 7 pm at Gibson & Son Funeral Home, Lewisport Chapel and on Monday from 9 am until 10 am at St. Columba Catholic Church.
Share your memories and condolences with his family at www.gibsonandsonfh.com.