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Robert Ray Hulse

June 4, 1948 April 25, 2018
Robert Ray Hulse
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Obituary for Robert Ray Hulse

Robert Ray Hulse “Bob”, 69, passed away Wednesday, April 25, 2018 at his son’s home in Murfreesboro, Tennessee. Bob was born on June 4, 1948 to the late Orville and Mary Jo Hulse in Johnson City, Tennessee. After graduating from high school in Rock Island, Illinois, he enlisted into the US Army from 1970-1973.
In the late 1980s, Bob relocated back to Tennessee and eventually settled down in Madisonville. Bob enjoyed the outdoors tremendously, he enjoyed fishing, boating, old war movies and westerns. He spent his career in the construction industry and was a masterful woodworker with extreme attention to detail in his work.
Bob was preceded in death by his parents, Orville and Mary Jo Hulse, step-mother Glenda Hulse, wife Pauletta (Paula) Arwood “Honey”, and step-son Keith Arwood. He is survived by his children, Jason Hulse and his wife Rosa of Murfreesboro, TN, Randy and Kathy Arwood of Madisonville, TN, Duran and Princess Arwood of Madisonville, TN, Terry and Kathy Arwood of Charleston, SC, his grandchildren Kaia Hulse of Murfreesboro, TN, Devin Hulse of Davenport, IA, Anne Maxwell of Smyrna, TN, Justin and Kristin Muller of Hendersonville, TN, Jeff and Heidi Hickerson of Murfreesboro, TN, Andy Arwood of Madisonville, TN, Adam Arwood of Madisonville, TN, Corey and Meg Arwood of Madisonville, TN, Kelly Tate of Chattanooga, TN, Sarah and James Kilgore of Georgia, Samantha, Katelyn, and Caleb Arwood of Clinton, TN, great-grandchildren Breanna and Brayden Stewart of Smyrna, TN, Kinsley Hickerson of Murfreesboro, TN, Braden, Josh, Hailey, Alyssa, Launa, Bree, and Logan Arwood of Madisonville, TN, Spence and Sydney Tate of Chattanooga, TN, Jasmine and Bubba Kilgore of Georgia, twin sister Wanda Roach and her partner Karen Crow of Galesburg, IL, sister-in-law Joann Satterfield of Tellico Plains, TN, KayCe and Victor Satterfield of Tellico Plains, TN, niece and nephew Joetta and Mark Smith of Monmouth, IL, Mark Roach of Rock Island, IL, Katrinia and Kevin Standridge of Tellico Plains, TN, Victoria and Josh Gray of Tellico Plains, TN, Paul Satterfield of Tellico Plains, TN, Chris and Mandy Satterfield of Maryville, TN, great-nieces and nephews Cameron Smith of Bettendorf, IA, Carissa Smith of Springfield, IL, Austin Roach of Rock Island, IL, Keyley, Kiley, and Kinley Standridge of Tellico Plains, TN, Layla and Tatum Gray of Tellico Plains, TN, Aaron and Caryssa Satterfield of Maryville, TN.
The family will have a small ceremony in Madisonville, TN, on a date TBD, where Bob will receive military honors and have his ashes spread over his wife’s (Paula) grave.

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