Celebration of Life: Services announced for J.E.R. ‘Bob’ Chilton

December 31, 1932 – September 28, 2021

ROCKWALL, TX (Oct. 6, 2021) Celebration of Life Memorial Services for James Edward Robert “Bob” Chilton III will be 4 to 5 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 21 at Sparkman/Hillcrest Funeral Home, 7405 W. Northwest Highway, Dallas, TX 75225.

Chilton was 88 years old, and died tragically on Sept. 26, 2021. He was a successful businessman, author, photographer, philanthropist, humanitarian, and a husband, father, grandfather, mentor, and friend to many – and many in the Rockwall community knew him as the namesake of the J.E.R. Chilton YMCA. Read his full obituary here and see the Blue Ribbon News tribute story below.

In lieu of flowers, please send donations to the Dallas Museum of Arts (DMA).

J.E.R. ‘Bob’ Chilton leaves lasting legacy in Rockwall community and beyond

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