Robert "Ro" Daniel Anthony


Obituary Notice

Robert "Ro" Daniel Anthony, age 34 of Little Rock, died. He was born in Little Rock where he graduated from Little Rock Central High School. Ro loved to fish and be around animals. He loved the outdoors as well as playing soccer and baseball. He enjoyed being around people and never met a stranger. He was an excellent craftsman of marble and stone. 

Ro is survived by his son Cody Kendall of Little Rock, his father, Robert Henry Anthony and his wife Melissa of Little Rock, his mother Pam Christian and her husband Don of Little Rock, his sister Allison Caldarera and husband Keith of Little Rock and his grandmother, Ina Lucille Downing of Little Rock. 

There will be a memorial service held Wednesday, April 14 at 10:00 a.m. at Trinity Episcopal Cathedral officiated by The Very Reverend Henry Hudson. 

In lieu of flowers memorials should be made to the Kiwanis Activities, Joseph Pfeifer Camp for Youth at Risk, 5512 Ferndale Co, 72208.


Register Book

  • We are very sorry to hear about the passing of Ro. We send our heartfelt sympathy to Robert Anthony, our dear friend, and to all of Ro's family members and friends.
    Dr. and Mrs. Kimber Stout 
    Santa Fe, New Mexico 
  • Bob and Family:  Our thoughts and prayers are with you during this difficult time.
    Karen & Steven Peterson 
    Conway, Arkansas 
  • Bob & Melissa, Please know that you are both in my thoughts and prayers. Please remember that God is with you now through this tragedy, as he always is.
    Amanda Mullins 
    Little Rock, Arkansas
  • Dear Lucille: I am the granddaughter of Maggie Lou Anthony Shaddock. I have not seen you and your family in a very long time. I am so sorry about the loss you your grandson. You and your family are in my prayers.
    JoHanna Shaddock Wright 
    Bearden, Arkansas 
  • Lou Bedell 
    Fordyce, Arkansas
  • Bob and Pam - Mike and I can't be with you in body at the moment but we have been with you in spirit since seeing the news in the paper. What a good looking young man. I can't tell you how sorry we were to learn of his death. Know that all of you are in our thoughts and prayers. Patsy
    Patsy and Mike Rybiski 
    Texarkana, Texas
  • We are so sorry to hear about the passing of your son. Our thoughts and prayers go with you and your entire family. I know there are no words that we can offer to help---so many of us, can now only look to Jesus Christ our Creator, Saviour, and source of eternal life, for your son, and all of us, to help through difficult times, such as these. Its got to be so very hard for a parent to have to go through, a death of a child. May God bless and help the Anthony family!
    Jim & Mary Ann Ferstl 
    Fresno, California 
  • Ro's death touched me more deeply than I thought possible. To both Pam and Robert go my love and deepest sympathy. No parent should have to bury a child. May he find the peace he was seeking in God's hands.
    Mary Jo Sullivan 
    Little Rock, Arkansas 
  • We are very sorry to hear of Ro's death. We pray that the Holy Spirit embraces his family and that Ro has found peace in our Fathers arms.
    Adam and Tracy (Hilts) Bray 
    Benton, Arkansas 
  • I am so sorry to hear of Ro's death. Please know that your families are in our prayers. Please know that God loves you and will provide comfort to you.
    John and Carol Shoptaw 
    Russellville, Arkansas