Johnston City-Robert “Shorty” Allen Dillon, Jr., 22, passed away on Thursday, July 11, 2019.
Robert was born on August 2, 1996 in Marion to Robert Dillon and Rhonda (Lawless) Dillon.
Father-Robert Allen Dillon, Sr. and Rena Gursky of Johnston City
Mother-Rhonda Dillon of Marion
Sister-Megan Dillon of Johnston City
Brother-Blake Morgan of Zeigler
Sister-Kirsten Gursky of Johnston City
Brother-Chance Dillon of Johnston City
Sister-Kourtney Gursky of Johnston City
Nephews-Dominic Thomas Dillon and one on the way, Cade Dillon
Girlfriend-Kalie Barham of Johnston City
Maternal grandmother-Debbie Travelstead of Marion
Paternal grandparents-Clint and Murl Crabtree of Herrin
Maternal great grandmother-Betty Travelstead of Marion
He was preceded in death by his maternal grandfather, Phillip Lawless; maternal great grandfather, Wayne Travelstead and cousin, Dalton Dossie Lotus Gourley.
Funeral services will be held on Tuesday, July 16, 2019 at 11am at Blue Funeral Home in Marion. Visitation will be on Monday, July 15, 2019 from 5pm-8pm at the funeral home.
Memorials may be made to the funeral home to help the family with funeral expenses.