Corsicana Daily Sun, Corsicana, Texas

November 19, 2012

Robert Thigpin Jr.

Corsicana Daily Sun

— Robert Thigpin Jr., 74, of Corsicana passed away Sunday, Nov. 18, 2012.

He was born Aug. 1, 1938, to Robert Thigpin Sr. and Frances Griffin.

He is preceded in death by his parents, Robert and Frances Thigpin and brother, James Thigpin.

Survivors include his wife, Shirley Thigpin of Corsicana; and son, John M. Kirton II of Lewisville.

Visitation will be 5 to 7 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 20, 2012, at Griffin-Roughton Funeral Home.

Graveside services will be 10 a.m. Wednesday, Nov. 21, 2012, at Resthaven Memorial Park with Steve Orbison officiating.

Honorary pallbearers will be Jim McCarter, Joe Kana, Don Harvey, Bill Maupin, Ron Motley and Rodney McLauglin.

In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to a charity of your choice.

An online guest book is available at by selecting the Robert Thigpin Jr. obituary.

Arrangements by Griffin-Roughton Funeral Home, Corsicana.