Official Obituary of

Robert C. Lyles

December 7, 1929 ~ August 24, 2023 (age 93) 93 Years Old

Robert Lyles Obituary

Robert C. Lyles, age 93 of Salem, passed away Thursday, August 24, 2023, in his residence.

Born December 7, 1929 in Salem, Indiana, he was the son of the late Charles E. and Esther (Thompson) Lyles.

He was retired farmer and co-owner of  Day & Lyles Auction Service.  He was a member of the Canton Christian Church, had been a life resident of Washington County, was a 1949 graduate of Salem High School and a member of the American Quarter Horse Association.

On December 17, 1950 he married N. Lounell (Spurgeon) Lyles, who passed away February 12, 2013.  On October 23, 2018, he married  Margaret  (Fordyce) Lyles, who survives.

Also surviving are: Sister: Roslyn Spurgeon of Salem;  Grandchildren: Josh Hogan, Tara Lewellen, Clayton Hogan and Kati Hogan and Great Grandchildren: Dylan Hogan, Ella Lewellen, Neva Lewellen, Corbin Hogan, Natalee Troutman, Dalton Troutman and Elizabeth Troutman.

He was preceded in death by 1 daughter (Sherry Hogan) and 2 sisters.

Funeral Service: 11:00 am Friday September 1, 2023 at Dawalt Funeral Home, followed by interment in Winslow Cemetery.
Visitation: 4 to 8 pm Thursday August 31, 2023 and 9 am until the time of the services on Friday.

Memorial Contributions to:
Winslow Cemetery
C/O Lesle Leis
912 North Main Street
Salem, Indiana  47167

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August 31, 2023

4:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Dawalt Funeral Home
204 East Market Street
Salem, IN 47167

September 1, 2023

9:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Dawalt Funeral Home
204 East Market Street
Salem, IN 47167

Funeral Service
September 1, 2023

11:00 AM
Dawalt Funeral Home
204 East Market Street
Salem, IN 47167


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