Robert Lum, 68, passed away on Monday, November 9, 2020, in Houston,. Robert is survived by his companion of 20 years, Alena (Chris) Durrett; brothers, Charles D. Lum Jr. and Larry Lum; and sister, Joslyn Lum.
Robert is preceded in death by his mother, Ruth Bernice Lum; and father, Charles D. Lum Sr.
Robert was born in Brady and grew up with his family in San Antonio until he was 14 years old. The family moved to a farm in Rossville just outside of Poteet. On the farm Robert loved to hunt, fish, ride horses and raise cattle and hogs.
Robert graduated Poteet High School in 1970.
Robert was a construction superintendent for an office renovation company in Houston for over 30 years. Robert had been retired for about five years.
Due to the COVID-19 pandemic there will be an online memorial only. You can go to Gatheringus.com website and search Robert Lum to view family pictures of Robert and leave a memory of yours about him. If you are using your mobile phone, tap obituary, then at the bottom, tap posts to view pictures and other posts.
Robert will be laid to rest at the Bexar Cemetery outside Somerset.
Robert (Bobby) Lum was much loved by his family and friends.