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April 22, 2012

Robert ‘Bob’ Hayden Milam

73; of New Albany

Funeral service and military honors for Robert “Bob” Hayden Milam, 73, of New Albany, will be 7 p.m. Wednesday at Kraft Funeral Homes, Charlestown Road Chapel, New Albany, with cremation to follow. He died Saturday, April 21, 2012 at his home surrounded by his family.

The son of the late George and Ruth (Moreman) Milam, Robert was born May 26, 1938 in Columbus, Ohio. He retired from Ford Motor Company in Louisville, was a member of Wesley Chapel United Methodist Church in New Albany, the Louisville Dulcimer Society and the Southern Indiana Rifle and Pistol Club. Robert was a U.S. Army veteran of the Korean War and member of the Veterans of Foreign Wars and American Legion. Robert and Kay spent their winters in Arcadia, Fla.

Survivors include his wife of 48 years Kay (Smith) Milam; daughter Kendra Robin Milam Hunt (Terry Michael Hunt, II); sister Joyce Small (George); grandson Tyler Michael Hunt; granddaughter Kaylee Rose Hunt; nieces Beth Small and Laura Small Vincent; and nephew Michael Small.

Visitation will be from 4 to 7 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home.

Online condolences may be made to

The family requests expressions of sympathy in his memory be made to The Home of the Innocents, 1100 E. Market St. Louisville, KY 40206.

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