Bob “Zipper” Bishop

bishop bob zipperMarch 19, 1945

October 20, 2023

Bob “Zipper” Bishop, 78, of Pulaski, passed away Friday, October 20, 2023. He retired from L.H. Corp as a machinist. Zipper was preceded in death by his parents, Waddie Bishop and Clydia Roop Altizer; brothers, Richard and Waddie, Jr.; and sister, Frances.

Survivors include his wife, Robalene Litchford Bishop; sons, Michael Bishop and Shannon Bishop (Sabrina); grandchildren, Kelsey, Samantha (Torib), Sidney, and Dakota; great grandchildren, Luke and Zoe; special caregivers, Kendra Barrett, Carnida Barker, and Angie Akers; and many other relatives and friends.

The family will receive friends from 11:30 a.m. until 1 p.m. on Tuesday, October 24, 2023, at the Mullins Funeral Home in Radford. Funeral services will begin at 1 p.m. with Pastor Perry Slaughter officiating. Interment will follow in Roselawn Memorial Gardens in Christiansburg.

The Bishop family cares for the Mullins Funeral Home & Crematory in Radford.