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Robert A. "Bob" Olson

1957 - 2011

Visitation Service Date and Location

The family will receive friends at the funeral home from 5 to 7 p.m., Sunday.

Funeral Service Date and Location

Funeral services will be at 10 a.m., Monday at the Carson-Wall Funeral Home.  Burial, at a later date, will be in Memorial Lawn Cemetery.

Memorials

Memorials are suggested to the D.A.R.E. program sponsored by the Parsons Police Department and Safe Haven Homeless Outreach Program.

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Robert A. “Bob” Olson, 53, of Parsons, died at 4:39 a.m., Thursday, January 6, 2011 at St. John’s Regional Medical Center in Joplin.

He was born in Parsons on May 1, 1957.  He graduated from Labette County Community High School in 1975.  From his teen age years he was employed in the family business, Ace Hardware, until 1998.  Later he owned and operated a convenience store in Ocie, Missouri.

Bob loved to hunt, fish, and to be outdoors. He also enjoyed driving and water sports. He loved to be with his family and especially enjoyed the children.  He was a member of the First Baptist Church. 

His first marriage was to Pam Packwood.  Later he was married to Tina Rowe.

Survivors include one daughter – Aja Shroll, her husband Dean and their children, Keiran and Ean Shroll of Dallas, Texas; one son – Michael Olson, his wife Jessica and their children, Xzavier Olson and Jacee Cunningham of Parsons; his parents – Charlie and Rosie Olson of Parsons; one sister – Nancy Olson of Parsons; niece – Kristin Talley of Parsons; nephew – Ben Ryan, his wife Beth and their children, Abby, Colton and Kaitlyn, also of Parsons.


Funeral services will be at 10 a.m., Monday at the Carson-Wall Funeral Home.  Burial, at a later date, will be in Memorial Lawn Cemetery.

The family will receive friends at the funeral home from 5 to 7 p.m., Sunday.  Memorials are suggested to the D.A.R.E. program sponsored by the Parsons Police Department and Safe Haven Homeless Outreach Program.

Online condolences may be left at www.wallfuneralservices.com