Thursday, October 1, 2009

Bobby Don Tallman, 75, of Austin, Texas, passed away on Sept. 25, 2009. Formerly of El Paso, Texas, he was a 30-year resident of Austin, Texas. He was born in Cassville on April 13, 1934, to Robert and Alice (Wilson) Tallman.

He attended the University of Texas -- El Paso and served his country in the United States Army and fought in the Korean and Vietnam wars. He retired from the army after over 20 years of active duty service. He was also affiliated with the Church of God.

He is preceded in death by his wife Dorothy E. Tallman.

Survivors include: three sons, Christopher K. Tallman, Jonathan A. Tallman and Charles A. Tallman; and four daughters, Alice A. Jones, Margaret A. Shoemaker, Roberta A. Tallman and Michelle A. Herod; and eight grandchildren.

Funeral services were held at 10 a.m. today (Wednesday) at the Memorial Chapel of Cook-Walden/Capital Parks Funeral Home. Interment followed at Cook-Walden/Capital Parks Cemetery.

Arrangements by Cook-Walden Capital Parks Funeral Home, 14501 North Interstate 35, Pflugerville, Texas 78660.