Robert E. Pebley


Dr. Robert E. Pebley, 88, of Anderson, died on Aug. 11, 2019, at his residence after an extended illness.
He was born Oct. 16, 1930, in Johnstown, Pennsylvania.
He was a retired minister of the Christian Church (Disciples of Christ). For 22 years, he served as senior pastor of the historic First Christian Church, Washington, Pennsylvania. In addition, he served several churches in Indiana including First Christian Church, Noblesville, of which he was an active member.
He also served in numerous capacities on the National and Regional boards of the Disciples of Christ. He was a former trustee of Christian Theological Seminary, Indianapolis. He was active in the communities in which he lived serving on civic boards and in community activities.
He is survived by a sister, Betty (Pebley) McClure of York, Pennsylvania; several nieces and nephews; and a dear friend and care giver, Julie Graham, Anderson, and her husband, Neal, and their family.
He was preceded in death by his wife of 53 years, Louise T. Pebley; their daughter, Lisa Ann Pebley; his parents, Edwin A. and Margaret Pebley; and brother, Edwin Pebley.
Visitation will be from 5 to 7 p.m. on Friday, Aug. 16, 2019, at Rozelle-Johnson Funeral Service.
A private burial will take place in Greene County Memorial Park, Waynesburg, Pennsylvania.
Memorials may be given to First Christian Church Building Fund, 16377 Herriman Blvd., Noblesville, IN 46060.
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Published on August 13, 2019
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Edith Darnall
Aug 13, 2019
I never meant Bob but many wonderful things about him from his loveing sister,Betty..there’s no doubt that he’s in Heaven with our Lord and his family....Prayers for Betty.
Beth Owens
Aug 13, 2019
Bob was such a joy to visit with every Sunday at Madison Park. I look forward to seeing his smiling face. What an example of victory in the Race. Well done, Thou good and faithful servant. ❤️ We love you Bob. We thank the Lord for being able to have a blessing such as you in our lives