Robert D. Milton, 69, of Brownwood, passed away Tuesday, July 1, 2008, in the regional hospital.

Funeral services, under the direction of Davis-Morris Funeral Home, will be held 4 p.m. Wednesday, July 2, in the funeral home chapel with Bill Slaymaker officiating. The family will receive friends from 2 p.m. until time of the funeral service. Interment will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday July 5, 2008, in Buena Vista Memorial Park in Storm Lake, Iowa.

Robert was born Sept. 21, 1938, to Robert F. and Margarete (Vincent) Milton. He married Bertha Newby in Las Vegas, Nev. He worked as research tester of plastics in the chemical industry, was a Methodist, and had lived in the Brownwood area for two years.

Robert is survived by wife Bertha Milton of Brownwood; stepchildren, David Hurst and wife Shirley of Oyster Creek, Texas, and Patrecia Hurst of Clute, Texas; grandchildren, Jason Lee Bush of Brownwood, Cameron Taterka of Clute, Chloe Hinton of Clute, Star Hurst of Austin, and Rheane Hurst of Austin; and mother, Margarete Milton of Storm Lake, Iowa.

He was preceded in death by father, Robert F. Milton.