Robert L. Ripley, 75, of Alma died Tuesday, Nov. 5, 2013, in Alma. He was born April 20, 1938, in Zanesville, Ohio. He was a retired manager for a manufacturing plant.

Cremation was under the direction of Edwards Van-Alma Funeral Home in Van Buren.

He is survived by his companion, Bobbye Miller of the home; a daughter, Amanda Sudduth of Irvine, Calif.; a son, Daryl Ripley of Sallisaw; and six grandchildren.