May 30, 1949 - August 25, 2016
Dwight (Bob) Edmond Lucas, age 67, of Springfield, MO, passed away Thursday, August 25, 2016 in his home. He was born May 30, 1949, in Martinez, CA, to Edmond (Bud) and Ruth (Ballard) Lucas. Bob owned Lucas Auto Body. Bob enjoyed playing music, barbecuing, fishing, and making people laugh. He was a huge Superman fan. Bob will always be remembered for his unconditional love and Brut Cologne.
He was preceded in death by father, Edmond (Bud) Lucas and one sister Barbara Blankenship. He is survived by his loving mother, Ruth Naomi Lucas, Reno, NV; three children, Sheila Day and husband John, Phillipsburg, MO,Michael Lucas and wife Michele, Springfield, OH,and Kris Brooks and husband Frank, Columbia, MO; four grandchildren, James, Sierrah, Michael, and Brock; two brothers, Larry Lucas, the state of West Virginia and Danny Raborn, Lebanon, MO; three sisters, Deborah Parker, Reno, NV, Sheila Iverson, Newport OR, and Lisa Raborn, Reno, NV; former wife, Karen Lucas, Columbia, MO; and a host of family and friends.
A celebration of Bob’s life will be held at 1:00 pm, Saturday, September 3, 2016, at Greenlawn Funeral Home North, Springfield, MO. Memorial contributions may be made to the Cancer Research Center, Columbia, MO . Services have been entrusted to Greenlawn Funeral Home North, Springfield, MO.