Bob Furrow was born July 15, 1943 to Albert and Agnes Furrow in Alva, OK. He passed away Sunday April 16, 2023 at the Binger Nursing Home in Binger at the age of 79. Bob graduated from Alva High School. Bob lived in Enid and worked in the Oil and Gas Industry for several years. He met Leona Robinson at the Cherokee Restaurant and they were married at the restaurant February 14, 1975. He owned and operated BF Electronics in Hinton for ten years and worked at the Great Plains Correctional Facility in Hinton. Bob enjoyed working with electronics and just loved making things work. He had patented an Automatic Driller that was used in the Oilfield and is still used today. Bob was saved and baptized at the Bible Baptist Church in Enid and attended the First Baptist Church in Hinton.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Albert and Agnes Furrow, one daughter, Sally Logan, one grandson Nicholas Sanborn, and one sister.
Bob is survived by his wife Leona Furrow of Hinton; son, Terry Furrow and wife Shriee of Hinton; two grandchildren, Breanna Rodgers and husband Bradley of Weatherford, and Zander Furrow of Hinton; two daughters from a previous marriage, Julie Melton & Joey of Alva, Grandchildren: Summer Whiteman, Gary Whiteman, April Schultz, and Josephine Melton, Daughter: Carla Sanborn & Bill of Cherokee, OK, Grandchildren: Emily Allen, Will Sanborn, Jake Sanborn, Colton Sanborn, Khristen McGlauphin, Cheyenne Logan, and Levi Logan, several great grandchildren including Ben, two sisters, Pat Chambers of Enid and Wanda Rosenbaum of Wyoming; one nephew, and three nieces.
Service: Hinton-Turner Funeral Home Chapel, Wednesday, 3:00 pm, April 19, 2023, Hinton, OK
Officiating: Rev. Dennis King
Burial: Hinton Cemetery, Hinton, OK services entrusted to Turner Funeral Home, Hinton, Oklahoma. Condolences may be sent to the family at email@example.com, turnerfh.net, or you can find us on facebook.com (Turner Funeral Homes).
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