Robert A. Donta, 66, of Ashland, passed away Thursday, Sept. 14, 2017, at his residence.
He was born June 29, 1951, in Ashland, the son of the late William Donta and the late Helen Scott Donta Walton.
He was a 1969 graduate of Boyd County High School and graduated from Eastern Kentucky University with a degree in criminal justice. He retired from the FCI after 28 years of service and worked in Juvenile Justice for nine years and retired in 2017.
He attended Pollard Baptist Church.
He is survived by his wife, Kathy Clarke Donta of Ashland; two sons, Michael (Buffy) Walton of Ashland and David (Leigh-Ann) Hicks of Nicholasville; and one granddaughter, Abby Walton.
Graveside services will be at 11 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 16, 2017, at Rose Hill Mausoleum with Leif Clarke officiating.
There will not be any visitation.
Bob will be missed by all who knew him.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105-9959.
Miller Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Condolences may be sent to mfhfuneralhome.com.
Published on September 15, 2017