Bob Rayborn Niell of Royse City, TX, passed away January 24, 2019, at the age of 84. He was born June 8, 1934, in Leesburg, TX, to Charles and Alter (Rogers) Niell. Bob retired from Greyhound Bus Lines with over 30 years of service. He was a proud member of the Sheriff’s Association and the Early Ford V8 Club where he restored flathead Fords. He enjoyed handing out his club’s ink pens. Bob often went on mission trips with the Texas Baptist Men and was a longtime member of Lake Pointe Church. He was a great man that was kind, generous and loved helping others.
Bob is survived by his daughters: Kathy Parelli and husband Joseph, and Debbie Ainsworth and husband T.R.; stepson: George Heflin and wife Nancy; stepdaughter: Sharon Barr and husband Larry; and numerous grandchildren and great grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents; wife: Lucile Niell; son: Bobby Jack Niell; and brother: Cloyce W. Niell.
Funeral services will be held 10:00 am Friday, February 1, 2019, at Reflections at Rest Haven Funeral Home – Rockwall Location. Interment will follow in Grove Hill Cemetery, 3920 Samuell Blvd, Dallas, TX 75228. The family will gather with friends at the funeral home prior to service beginning, Friday from 9:00 to 10:00 am.