Robert Wayne Marion

Published 6:00 am Friday, January 1, 2016

OXFORD — Robert Wayne Marion, 46, died at his home in Oxford on Wednesday, Dec. 30, 2015.

Born in Houston, he was a resident of Lafayette County for 22 years. He earned a law degree and a Master’s of Business Administration from the University of Mississippi. He enjoyed writing and spending time with family and his dog SweetPea. As a young man, he enjoyed several outdoor activities including hunting and fishing. He was a member of South Lamar Baptist Church.

A graveside service will be held at 2 p.m. on Sunday, at the South Oxford Congregational Methodist cemetery located at 2920 South Lamar Blvd.

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Survivors include his mother, Betty Sue Marion of Oxford, and a special friend, his personal care assistant, Tammy Engelhardt.

Memorials may be made to the Oxford-Lafayette Humane Society at 413 McElroy Drive, Oxford, MS 38655. To send flowers or a memorial gift to the family, visit the sympathy store at