Robert F. “Bobby” Livingston, of Sumter, passed away on September 7, 2019 after a brief illness. Born on July 19, 1947 in Sumter, he was the son of the late Carlisle Vance Livingston, Sr. and Jane Felder Livingston. Bobby was a 1969 graduate of The Citadel and received post-graduate degrees from the University of South Carolina. He was employed in administration for various municipalities around the state and later by the Sumter County School Districts. He was a member of Our Lady of the Skies Catholic Church at Shaw Air Force Base. He is survived by a brother, Carl V. Livingston, Jr. of Sumter, two sisters; Sally Livingston Updyke of Seabrook Island, Joan Livingston St. Romain of Tucker, GA and numerous nieces and nephews. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a sister Sue Livingston Bellman, two brothers-in-law; Ronald Finley Updyke and Ronald George St. Romain, and a sister-in-law, Johnnie Spraberry Livingston. The family will receive visitors on Saturday, September 14th from 11am-12pm at Elmore Hill McCreight funeral home. Graveside services will be held at 2:30 P.M. Saturday at the Springfield Cemetery, Springfield SC. Honorary pallbearers will be his beloved nieces and nephews. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to a charity of one’s choice. Online condolences may be sent to Elmore Hill McCreight Funeral Home & Crematory, 221 Broad St., Sumter, is in charge of the arrangements, 775-9386.

Posted in: The State

Posted on: 2019-09-12

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