Obituary: Robert L. (Bob) Snow, M.D.

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TUSCALOOSA | Robert L. (Bob) Snow, M.D., died February 6, 2004, after a long illness.

Services will be held Sunday, February 8, 2004 at 2:00 p.m. at Heritage Chapel, 5200 Old Birmingham Highway, Tuscaloosa, Alabama with burial following at Tuscaloosa Memorial Park. Visitation is one hour before the service.

Dr. Snow is from Parrish, Alabama, where his father, Robert L. Snow, Sr. operated the Parrish Drug Company. He received his Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Alabama in 1943 and his M.D. degree from Louisiana State University in 1946. He interned at Lloyd Nolen Hospital in Fairfield.

Dr. Snow served two years in the Navy Medical Corps, and later was in the general practice of medicine in Jefferson County for two years. He took his residency in pediatrics at Lloyd Nolen and Jefferson-Hillman Hospitals, then joined the faculty of the Medical College of Alabama as Assistant Professor of Pediatrics.

Dr. Snow joined Dr. Earl Brandon with Children's Medical Center in the practice of Pediatrics in 1955. Dr. Snow practiced with Children's Medical Center for 45 years.

He served as President of Tuscaloosa County Medical Society and the Family Counseling Service. He also served as Chairman of the Board of DCH Regional Medical Centers.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Robert L. Snow, Sr., his sister Mildred E. Snow, and his first wife Wilma S. Snow. He is survived by his wife Brenda B. Snow. Four daughters, Deborah S. Davis (Rick), Julia S. McAdams (Steve), Connie R. Stokes (John), Kim R. Satcher (Mark), and nine grandchildren, David Kilgo, William Kilgo, Paul Kilgo, Chris Davis, Zachery Stokes, Mary Margaret Stokes, Harry Stokes, Gill Satcher, and Meredith Brenda Satcher.

Bob Snow was a loving husband and father. He was a member of St. Mark's united Methodist Church. He has a kind word for everyone. He loved gardening, tennis and spending time with his family.

Pallbearers will be the grandchildren. Honorary Pallbearers will be past and present medical staff and employees of Children's Medical Center, doctors and staff of DCH Regional Medical Center, and a special friend, Joey Pike.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests that donations be made to Caring Hands Adult Day Care Center, St. Mark's United Methodist Church or the charity of your choice.


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