Bobby Ardell Corley

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Roller-Owens Funeral Home
5509 John F. Kennedy Blvd
North Little Rock, AR  72116
Sunday, September 27, 2020
2:00 to 4:00 p.m.
Service Schedule
Funeral Service
Roller-Owens Funeral Home Chapel
5509 John F. Kennedy Blvd
North Little Rock, AR  72116
Monday, September 28, 2020
10:30 a.m.
Bobby Ardell Corley

of North Little Rock, AR

January 16, 1936 - September 22, 2020

Bobby Ardell Corley, 84, of North Little Rock, passed away Tuesday, September 22, 2020. He was a dedicated 30 year retired North Little Rock police officer and a 15-year retired investigator for the Pulaski County Prosecuting Attorneys office. He was an avid storyteller and loved to tell jokes, but his greatest joy of all was his children and grandchildren.
He is survived by his daughter, Tonia Corley Gilliam and husband, Ceburn, of North Little Rock and his son Robert Greg Corley, of North Little Rock; grandchildren, Austin Gilliam, Cole Gilliam, and Savannah Gilliam; brothers, Milton Corley, Billy Corley, Edgar Corley; sister, Genevieve Smith. He was preceded in death by his brother Cecil Corley and sister, Clara Mae Bush.
Visitation will be Sunday, September 27, from 2:00 to 4:00 p.m. and funeral services on Monday, September 28, at 10:30 a.m., both at Roller-Owens Funeral Home, 5509 John F Kennedy Blvd, North Little Rock, AR 72116.
We will be following guidelines of the Arkansas Department of Health and the CDC regarding COVID 19. Social distancing must be practiced and all attendees must provide and wear their own masks.

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23 Condolence(s)
Becky. Mathisbb
Sheridan, AR
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Thursday, October 1, 2020

Worked with bob at the prosecution atty
Office. So sorry for your lose
Had not heard from him in a while. Will miss him

sandra Bryant Stephenson/margett clements
conway, AR
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Monday, September 28, 2020

Sorry, for your lose. He was great person. We WILL remember all the jokes. HE WAS ALWAYS A HAPPY PERSON. Glad we got to know him. i never rode with him on the moter but Margarett did; GOD BLESS THE FAMILY

Paula Uekman
Conway, AR
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Monday, September 28, 2020

Our prayers and comfort and peace for your family. Mr. Bob was a wonderful blessed man. Always knew where to park people at grandpas catfish on mission road. The Uekman’s send there condolences to the family.
Robby and I love y’all and send comfort to you Tonia. Much love ❤️

Glenda Harris Tatroe
Taylor, TX
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Sunday, September 27, 2020

My deepest sympathy and condolences to you and your family, my dear friend. Love you

Eddie Hightower
Tumbling Shoals, AR
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Sunday, September 27, 2020

Sympathy to all of the family. We have lots of memories of your family. Had good times when we boarded our horses with u and of course Eddie working with Bob for years. God Bless

Eddie Hightower
Tumbling Shoals, AR
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Sunday, September 27, 2020

Sympathy to all of the family. We have lots of memories of your family. Had good times when we boarded our horses with u and of course Eddie working with Bob for years. God Bless

Loretta Dumas
North Little Rock, AR
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Sunday, September 27, 2020

My deepest sympathy Tonia , Greg & Family, I will always remember your dad as a Great Man!!! Prayers for Strengh and Comfort during this difficult time . May you Rest in Peace Mr.Bob

T.J. Henwood PM - Secretary
Sherwood, AR
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Saturday, September 26, 2020

The officers and members of Sylvan Hills Masonic Lodge extend our deepest sympathy to the Corley family at this time.

Terry Wilkins
JONESBORO, AR
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Friday, September 25, 2020

I always enjoyed being around Sgt Corley and working for him. Everytime I think oh him It brings a smile. May you rest in peace

Harris and Renshaw Physical Therapy
NORTH LITTLE ROCK, AR
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Friday, September 25, 2020

Mr. Bobby was AWESOME! Wish we would have known him in his younger days! He made us laugh every time he came in. He will be missed. The entire family will be in our thoughts and prayers.

The staff at Harris and Renshaw Physical Therapy

Melinda Smith Jaquiss
Cape Coral, FL
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Thursday, September 24, 2020

Uncle Bobby was always a giant of a man inside as much as outside. I loved when he used to come to visit Nana and Grandpa and told us all kinds of stories when we where little. He was always fun to hang out with. We all maybe scattered all over the USA now, but you are always in our thoughts and prayers. I will keep the rest of the family in our prayers. Love you all and Uncle Bobby will be missed by so many.

Bruce and Stacy Evans
Prairie Grove, AR
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Thursday, September 24, 2020

Praying for the family during this difficult time.

Buddy Curtis
North Little Rock, AR
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Thursday, September 24, 2020

So sorry for your loss I will be praying for you and your family. I always admired Uncle Bob

Doy Smith
Andalusia, AL
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Thursday, September 24, 2020

Praying for all of the family Mom is unable to make the trip we love you guys

Carolyn & Shorty Hurt
North Little Rock, AR
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Thursday, September 24, 2020

So sorry for your loss he will be missed. My god hold you and yours in his loving arms.

Jay Williams
Palestine, TX
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Thursday, September 24, 2020

Bob, After all these years the one thing I remember the most is when I first started at the PD, I rode with you for the first week. You stopped a van full of hippies for running a stop sign. When we approached the van the driver was cursing us and calling us every name in the book. You told him that he had run a stop sign. He argued that he had slowed down. All this time he was cursing you and arguing. Finally he went on a cursing streak and told you that you were just going to have to show him the difference between slow down and stop. When I saw you switch that cigar from one side of your mouth to the other I knew things were probably going to get rough. You grabbed that hippie by the throat with one of those big meat hook hands of yours and started squeezing until his eyes protruded out. You then asked him, " Now, do you want me to stop or slow down"? I think he said stop.

Von Darby
FAYETTEVILLE, AR
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Thursday, September 24, 2020

The family is in my prayers.

Tommy Truett
HOT SPRINGS, AR
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Thursday, September 24, 2020

God bless the family in their time of grief. And, God bless Bob.

Glenda Gaines
North Little Rock, AR
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Thursday, September 24, 2020

I am so blessed to have known Bob for almost 40 years. We’ve had a lot of great talks and laughs. Living just a few houses away my husband Gary and Bob would sit outside and talk for a long time. Bob and I would catch up on my days walking my dog. We always talked of me going to Tunica with him but it never happened. Bob was a good friend to us and out children. Life is better for him being a part of our lives.

Mary Ann Hodges
Little Rock,, AR
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Thursday, September 24, 2020

A great guy. Loved and admired by all that ever met or knew him. Prayers for family and friends. Heavens gain, our loss.

Ken Cross
Sherwood, AR
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Thursday, September 24, 2020

Worked with him for a long time. He was a great guy.

David Harrell
North Little Rock, AR
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Wednesday, September 23, 2020

Bob, it was a pleasure working with you for over 22 years. You were a great police officer and friend. You taught me a lot about being a dedicated officer and I will always be grateful for the times we were together. You will truly be missed. You attended so many of your fellow police officer's funerals. This was one of the ways you always showed your respect and dedication to your fellow officer. Rest in peace my friend and God has blessed you.

David Schmidt
Port Charlotte, FL
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Wednesday, September 23, 2020

NLRPD H.G. Retired. Enjoy your streets of Gold Sir, you deserve it.