Mr. Robert (Bob) Birchfield passed away unexpectedly on Dec. 28, 2018. His family is grateful that they were with him in his final hours and enjoyed a wonderful walk on the beach earlier in the day. Bob enjoyed making and giving gifts to his friends and family, of which there were many from Oregon to Kentucky. He is survived by his wife of nearly 30 years, Wendy Birchfield and son William Birchfield, both of South Beach, and son Joshua Birchfield of Lexington, KY. He was laid to rest following a funeral in his hometown and family cemetery in Menifee County Kentucky on Jan. 5, 2019. Bob was 55 years old. Donations may be made in his name to the Red Cross supporting victims of the Paradise, CA fire.