Robert “Bobby Joe” Luyet, 78 of Conway, Arkansas, went to be with the Lord, Thursday, July 2, 2020. He was born March 7, 1942, in Conway, Arkansas, to Emil and Julia (Dussex) Luyet. Robert was preceded in death by his parents, sister, Patricia Luyet Casey and brother, David Luyet.

Robert was the owner of Bob’s Redbird for 17 years. He worked for Lindsey Petroleum and Coulson Oil. He was a member of St. Joseph Catholic Church and was a 3rd degree, Knights of Columbus.

Left to cherish his memory is his wife of more than 60 years, Wilma (Pate) Luyet; sons, Michael J. Luyet and Robert J. “Rob” Luyet, Jr.; daughter Belinda Miller Rappold (Robert); grandchildren, Julia Brown (David), Bryan Pierce (Amber), Aaron Miller, Marcus Luyet, Austin Luyet (Alex) and Emma Luyet; great-grandchildren, Chea Miller, Cadron Brown, Ashlyn Pierce; sisters, Vivian Luyet Bates, Carolyn Luyet Hopkins (Bobby), and Dorothy Luyet Pate (Bob); and brother, Raymond Luyet (Betty). He is also survived by many other friends and relatives that love him.

A Mass of Christian Burial was held Monday, July 6, 2020, at 10 a.m. at St. Joseph Catholic Church, Conway, Arkansas. Visitation will be Sunday, July 5, 2020, from 6-8 p.m. at Roller-McNutt Funeral Home, Conway, with a Rosary starting at 6 p.m. Burial will be in Crestlawn Memorial Park.

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