John Robert “Bob” Withers, age 86, died June 3, 2017, in St. Mary’s Hospital after a brief illness. A longtime resident of Lakeside, Mr. Withers is survived by his loving wife Paige. A native of Roanoke, Mr. Withers graduated from William Fleming High School and served honorably in the U.S. Navy during the Korean War. He retired after many years working in industrial security. Services will be private.