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Celebrating the life of
Robert Train Jr.
Passed away on December 11, 2018
Services under the direction of:
Fox & Weeks Funeral Directors, Hodgson Chapel
912-352-7200
  • Funeral Service
  • 2:00 p.m. - Saturday, December 15, 2018
  • St. John's Church
  • 1 West Macon Street (Map)
    Savannah, Georgia 31401

  • 232-1251
  • Interment
  • - Saturday, December 15, 2018
  • Bonaventure Cemetery
  • 330 Bonaventure Road (Map)
    Savannah, Georgia 31404

  • 912-651-6843

My condolences to your loss death is never an easy thing to bear,but you know our God Jehovah has promised mankind a resurrection so we can see our love ones again.please read John 5:28,29 this scripture will give the family comfort and strength again I am sorry for your loss. For more information on what happens to our love ones please read our information on our website at JW.Org

Cooper, Savannah , Ga

I'm so sorry for your loss. Death is not something that was intended to be experienced by humans. The bible holds out a beautiful promise of a ressurection at John 5:28,29. We can see our loved ones again very soon. I hope this scripture brings you some comfort as it has done for me in the past when I experienced loss. Please visit jw.org for more comforting information on this subject and so much more.

Kelly, Pooler, Ga

My condolences to the family I am sorry for your loss our God Jehovah has promised mankind a resurrection so we can see our love ones again , please read John 5:28,29 this scripture will give you strength and comfort, again I am sorry for your loss. For more information please go to our website at JW.org

Cooper, Savannah , Ga

Very sorry for your loss. It is at a time like this that we can turn to the promises found at Isaiah 33:24 and John 5:25 to find comfort, strength and hope. We long to see their fulfillment soon.

W.J., Petersburg, VA

My condolences to the family. May you find comfort in the scripture at Revelation 21:4 where Jehovah God promises to do away with death forever. We look forward to this beautiful hope. For more information and encouragement please visit jw.org.

Niecy, www.jw.org,

Joe League, Jr., my brother, passed away on September 24, 2018, and he loved Robert and considered him one of his dearest friends. Likewise, I grew up with the two of them constantly around. I know that Robert, Joe, and Louis Glendenning are brothers in Heaven now and at peace. I am so sorry for your loss and have you all in my prayers.

Cheryl League Dennis, Atlanta, Ga

I remember Robert as a real Southern Gentleman

William S “Billy” McIntosh,Jr., Savannah, Ga

My condolences and prayers are with Robert's family. Robert and I worked together at Savannah Foods. He always had a big smile and upbeat personality - not to mention that he did a fantastic job for the company. God bless you all, as he has Robert. Warm regards, Greg Smith

Gregory H Smith, Savannah, GA

Sending my sincere thoughts and prayers to your wonderful family. His incredible kindness and contagious humor will always be remembered. I loved Pops.

William C Harwell, Jr, Covington , GA

I'm very sorry to hear about your loss. I hope that the promise at 1 Thessalonians 4:14 will bring you comfort. Knowing that there is a future for the ones we have lost in death can be reassuring.

KC, Loganville , GA

Mrs.Julia you have our deepest sympathy. May our Lord and Savior be with you all. Our condolences.

Mr. Rufus Smalls , Savannah , GA

Robert was one of the friendliest members of our extended Lane-Comer-Train family. He will be missed.

Mills Morrison, Savannah, Georgia

So very sorry for your loss... Worked with Robert for many years at Sugar Refinery. Great guy.

Ruth Fincher, Savannah, Ga

Our thoughts, prayers and love are with you and the family at this difficult time. Let us know if you need anything. All our love, Tim and Lisa Goodwin

Tim and Lisa Goodwin, Savannah , Ga

What a wonderful man and wonderful life! He leaves such a memorable and lasting legacy in his family! We are saddened by his loss and surely will miss him . We send our love and support to all of you at this sad time. Most Sincerely, Dana and Jay Yeckley

Dana and Jay Yeckley, Savannah, GA

He was a long-term friend and a great fighter. He will be missed.

Dick Donnelly, Savannah, GA

Sending my love, Harriet

Harriet Comer, Macon, Ga

We were so saddened to learn of Robert's recent death. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your loved ones.

Clayton, John, and Corinne Livingston, Savannah, GA

Julia, you and your family are in our prayers. We were so sorry to hear about Robert. We want you to know that we are here for you during this difficult time.

Bill and Cherie Todd, Savannah, GA

Sympathy to all of your family. My aunt Alma Rountree was buried at St Bonaventure. She lived to be 109. Sincerely, Jean

Jean M. Harwell, covington, ga

My condolences goes out to the family. May you all find comfort in the scripture at Acts 24:15.

Rachel, Dallas, Georgia

My condolences to the Train family and friends for your loss. In the Bible it reads at "2 corinthians 1:3,4" Praised be the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ. The Father of tender mercies, and the God of all comfort, who comfort us in all our trails so that we be able to comfort others in any sort of trails with the comfort we received from God. "

Gwen , , GA

On Tuesday, December 11, 2018, Robert Train, Jr. passed away at the age of 74.  Born in Macon, GA on June 18, 1944, he was the son of Gerry (Jones) Train and Robert Train.  Like his father, Mr. Train attended Episcopal High School in Alexandria, VA, where he played football.  He graduated from the Georgia Institute of Technology in 1967 with a degree in engineering.  He was a member of the Sigma Alpha Epsilon fraternity.  He moved to Savannah in 1976 to work for Savannah Foods and Industries, where he was a Vice President of the Molasses Division.  In Savannah, Mr. Train was a member of St. John’s Church.  He was a member of the Saint Andrew’s Society and past member of the Savannah Golf Club and Oglethorpe Club.

He married Julia Walker Martin in 1978 and is survived by his wife and five children, Stephanie Maxwell Train of Tucker, GA, Louise Train Speirs of Montgomery, AL, Robert Train III (Tonya) of Pittsboro, NC, William Walker Train (Arianne) of Savannah, GA and Julia Train Smith (Greg) of Charlotte, NC.  In addition, he is survived by 9 grandchildren.  Mr. Train is also survived by two sisters, Louise Mancill (Ernie) of St. Mary’s, GA and Campbell Burton (Don) of Tampa, FL, and two brothers, John Train of St. Mary’s, GA and Gerald Train (Word) of Macon, GA.

The funeral service will be at St. John’s Church, 1 West Macon Street, at 2:00 p.m. on Saturday, December 15, 2018.

Memorials may be sent to St. John’s Church, 1 West Macon St., Savannah, GA 31401, Hospice Savannah, Inc., P.O. Box 13190, Savannah, GA 31416 or Episcopal High School, 1200 N. Quaker Lane, Alexandria, VA 22302.

 

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My condolences to your loss death is never an easy thing to bear,but you know our God Jehovah has promised mankind a resurrection so we can see our love ones again.please read John 5:28,29 this scripture will give the family comfort and strength again I am sorry for your loss. For more information on what happens to our love ones please read our information on our website at JW.Org

Cooper, Savannah , Ga

I'm so sorry for your loss. Death is not something that was intended to be experienced by humans. The bible holds out a beautiful promise of a ressurection at John 5:28,29. We can see our loved ones again very soon. I hope this scripture brings you some comfort as it has done for me in the past when I experienced loss. Please visit jw.org for more comforting information on this subject and so much more.

Kelly, Pooler, Ga

My condolences to the family I am sorry for your loss our God Jehovah has promised mankind a resurrection so we can see our love ones again , please read John 5:28,29 this scripture will give you strength and comfort, again I am sorry for your loss. For more information please go to our website at JW.org

Cooper, Savannah , Ga

Very sorry for your loss. It is at a time like this that we can turn to the promises found at Isaiah 33:24 and John 5:25 to find comfort, strength and hope. We long to see their fulfillment soon.

W.J., Petersburg, VA

My condolences to the family. May you find comfort in the scripture at Revelation 21:4 where Jehovah God promises to do away with death forever. We look forward to this beautiful hope. For more information and encouragement please visit jw.org.

Niecy, www.jw.org,

Joe League, Jr., my brother, passed away on September 24, 2018, and he loved Robert and considered him one of his dearest friends. Likewise, I grew up with the two of them constantly around. I know that Robert, Joe, and Louis Glendenning are brothers in Heaven now and at peace. I am so sorry for your loss and have you all in my prayers.

Cheryl League Dennis, Atlanta, Ga

I remember Robert as a real Southern Gentleman

William S “Billy” McIntosh,Jr., Savannah, Ga

My condolences and prayers are with Robert's family. Robert and I worked together at Savannah Foods. He always had a big smile and upbeat personality - not to mention that he did a fantastic job for the company. God bless you all, as he has Robert. Warm regards, Greg Smith

Gregory H Smith, Savannah, GA

Sending my sincere thoughts and prayers to your wonderful family. His incredible kindness and contagious humor will always be remembered. I loved Pops.

William C Harwell, Jr, Covington , GA

I'm very sorry to hear about your loss. I hope that the promise at 1 Thessalonians 4:14 will bring you comfort. Knowing that there is a future for the ones we have lost in death can be reassuring.

KC, Loganville , GA

Mrs.Julia you have our deepest sympathy. May our Lord and Savior be with you all. Our condolences.

Mr. Rufus Smalls , Savannah , GA

Robert was one of the friendliest members of our extended Lane-Comer-Train family. He will be missed.

Mills Morrison, Savannah, Georgia

So very sorry for your loss... Worked with Robert for many years at Sugar Refinery. Great guy.

Ruth Fincher, Savannah, Ga

Our thoughts, prayers and love are with you and the family at this difficult time. Let us know if you need anything. All our love, Tim and Lisa Goodwin

Tim and Lisa Goodwin, Savannah , Ga

What a wonderful man and wonderful life! He leaves such a memorable and lasting legacy in his family! We are saddened by his loss and surely will miss him . We send our love and support to all of you at this sad time. Most Sincerely, Dana and Jay Yeckley

Dana and Jay Yeckley, Savannah, GA

He was a long-term friend and a great fighter. He will be missed.

Dick Donnelly, Savannah, GA

Sending my love, Harriet

Harriet Comer, Macon, Ga

We were so saddened to learn of Robert's recent death. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your loved ones.

Clayton, John, and Corinne Livingston, Savannah, GA

Julia, you and your family are in our prayers. We were so sorry to hear about Robert. We want you to know that we are here for you during this difficult time.

Bill and Cherie Todd, Savannah, GA

Sympathy to all of your family. My aunt Alma Rountree was buried at St Bonaventure. She lived to be 109. Sincerely, Jean

Jean M. Harwell, covington, ga

My condolences goes out to the family. May you all find comfort in the scripture at Acts 24:15.

Rachel, Dallas, Georgia

My condolences to the Train family and friends for your loss. In the Bible it reads at "2 corinthians 1:3,4" Praised be the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ. The Father of tender mercies, and the God of all comfort, who comfort us in all our trails so that we be able to comfort others in any sort of trails with the comfort we received from God. "

Gwen , , GA


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