Robert Lee Thetford age 89 of Manvel, Texas passed away on July 15, 2020 at his residence.  Robert was born on July 21, 1930 in San Antonio, Texas and was a resident of Alvin for 70 years. He proudly served in the National Guard, was a member of Alvin Missionary Baptist Church and was preceded in death by his wife Alene Thetford, parents, Daniel and Ola Mae Thetford.

Robert was a graduate of Beeville H.S. and also served on the Fire Department in Beeville and would later go on to work with the Alvin Fire Dept. He had many hobbies including Bowling, fast pitch softball, billiards, golf, fishing and hunting, but his greatest love was spending time with family.  

Robert is survived by his sons, Robert Thetford, Patrick Thetford, Ronnie Thetford, Sr. and fiancé Anna Gonzales, 6 grandchildren, Sophie Thetford, Lilly Thetford, Ronnie Thetford, Jr. and wife Jessica, Ryan Thetford and girlfriend Meaghan Saldana, numerous other relatives and friends.  

A funeral service was held at 4:00 P.M. Thursday, July 23, 2020 at Scott Funeral Home in Alvin, Texas. Interment followed in the City of Alvin, Oak Park Cemetery.

Arrangements under the direction of the Scott Family, 1421 East Hwy 6, Alvin, Texas 77511.  (281) 585-1000  

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