Dr. Robert “Bob” Fields

Dr. Robert “Bob” Fields, 60, of Wister died April 2, 2014, in Poteau. He was born April 29, 1953, in McAlester, to James William and Elsie Mae (Mankin) Fields. He was a proud Red Oak Eagle, a graduate of the Oklahoma State University College of Veterinary Medicine, and owner of Okie Blue Sky Cattle Co. and SouthEast Animal Health and Hardware. His most fulfilling accomplishment was being "Papa" to his six grandchildren. Bob is preceded in death by his father, James Fields, and a son, Brad Fields.He is survived by his wife, Donna Fields of the home; son and daughter-in-law, Bryan and Erin Fields of Poteau; daughter and son-in-law, Beth and Adam Phillips of Wister; his mother, Elsie Mae Fields of Red Oak; three brothers, Jim Fields and wife Linda of Norman, Steve Fields and wife Lisa of Red Oak, and Stan Fields also of Red Oak; six grandchildren, Mackenzie Patterson, Fynn and Graham and Nolan Phillips, Owen and Eden Fields; mother-in-law, Darlene Taylor of Wister; uncle and aunt, John and June Fields of Red Oak; aunt, Imogene Vineyard of Enid; brother-in-law, Eddie Martin of Red Oak; numerous nieces, nephews; other family members and loved ones.Pallbearers will be Randy Burgess, Shane Turnipseed, Janaro Diaz, Scott Shadwick, Clint Smith, David Steen and David Turner.Services will be held at 3 p.m. Saturday, April 5, at Cross Community Church, Immanuel Campus, Poteau, with Brother Bryan Fields and Sam Walden officiating. Burial will be in Ellis Chapel Cemetery, Wister, under the direction of Grace Manor Funeral Home of Poteau. In lieu of flowers, donations to the Brad Fields Memorial Scholarship are appreciated. Contact Kathy Quirk at Carl Albert State College (kquirk@carlalbert.edu) for all donations. You may leave an on-line greeting to the family at www.gracemanorfh.com.