VisitationGarrison Funeral Home
Garrison, Texas 75946
Robert Page Provine, 74, of Garrison, Texas passed away Friday, October 16, 2020, in Nacogdoches, Texas. Born July 16, 1946, in Waco, Texas, to the late Truman Provine and Bernice (Shotwell) Provine.
Robert was born and raised in Waco, Texas. He graduated from Waco High School and attended Sam Houston State University. He worked for a large department store in which he as transferred to New Orleans. A little while later, Robert was transferred to Lufkin, Texas, where he met the love of his life, Susan Boatman, while working together at the department store he transferred to. The two married on May 22, 1971, and spent over 49 years together before his passing. They raised one son, Stephen Provine, and made their home in Garrison, Texas. He loved his wife and family and enjoyed each moment with them. Robert was very talented and could do many things. Although he worked for others most of his life, he and Susan owned a grocery store in Garrison many years. Robert enjoyed playing cards and a good game of pool with family and friends. He loved the Lord and was a member of Cold Springs Baptist Church, Garrison.
He is survived by his loving wife, Susan Provine; son, Stephen Provine and wife Debbie; sister, Joan Keehr; sister in laws, Diane Becker, Rhonda Shoppe and husband Dwain; brother in law, Mike Boatman; niece, Britta Becker; nephews, Chad Becker and Jim Chatman; other great nieces and great nephews; and a host of family and friends that will miss him dearly.
Robert is preceded in death by his parents, Truman and Bernice Provine; and brother in law, Clint Becker.
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