A resident of Arlington, Texas and a native of Hattiesburg, Mississippi, died suddenly at home on February 20, 2013. He was 60 years old. He was a banker by trade. He was a graduate of Broadmoor High school and LSU. He was a member of Kappa Alpha Fraternity at LSU.
For Baton Rouge, LA: Visitation at Greenoaks Funeral Home 9595 Florida Blvd, Baton Rouge, LA 70815 from noon until 2pm, March 2nd with services to follow. Burial will be at Greenoaks.
For Arlington, TX: Visitation and services will start at 3:00 on March 10th at Moore Funeral Home 1219 N Davis Dr, Arlington, TX 76012.
He was preceded in death by his parents; Doris McCarthy Thurston and Eric L. Thurston, Sr; and a brother, Eric L. Thurston, Jr. Rob is survived by two sons, Eric Lee Thurston of Arlington, Texas and Andrew Gelston "Chip" Thurston of Austin Texas; a daughter, Stephanie Torres and 3 grandchildren of Ft. Walton Beach, Florida, and his devoted friend, Pam Beasley of Ft. Worth, Texas. He is also survived by his sister and brother-in-law, Mary Clare and Ray Polito of Baton Rouge; and a brother and sister-in-law, Tim and Pam Thurston of Columbus, Ohio.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to March of Dimes.