In Loving Memory…

Robert Sneed

Robert Sneed, 60, of Sedalia, died Sunday, May 20, 2018, at his home.

He was born June 19, 1957, in Sedalia, son of John M. and Mary Frances Sneed.

Robert devoted his life to carrying on the family’s farm which was established in 1854. He was a member of the Missouri Cattleman’s Association, Farm Bureau and Central Missouri Electric Coop. He was also a member of Broadway Presbyterian Church.

Surviving are two daughters, Amanda F. Rogers and Megan E. Sneed; his mother, Mary Frances Sneed; and siblings, John Sneed, Meg Sneed, Jim Sneed and Sally Estes.

He was preceded in death by his father, John M. Sneed.

Memorial services will be held at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, May 22, at Heckart Funeral Home.

The family will receive friends from 5:00 p.m. until service time Tuesday at the funeral home.

Honorary bearers will be Jeff Pearl, Randy Reinhart, Pat Burnett, Reagen Ratliff, Leonard Phillips, John Loveland and Brandon Pangburn.

In lieu of flowers, memorials are suggested to Crossroads Hospice.




  1. Chris, Kelly, Avery and Gunner Ramey :

    I’m so saddened by this news. My family and I considered Rob a very close friend and neighbor, and a great nneighbor was. I have so many fond memories of Rob. He was truly an amazing person. Our thoughts and prayers go out to the family. He will be forever missed by all who know him. Rest in peace my friend, until we meet again.

  2. Mary Lee McGuire :

    Losing someone you love leaves a big hole in your heart. I am so very sorry for your loss. May the Lord be with you and comfort you in this time of Sorrow.

  3. Spice Thomas :

    Very sorry for your Family’s loss.~

  4. Herb and Kelly Argenbright :

    We are so sorry for you loss. The family is in our thoughts and prayers at this difficult time.

  5. Pam McGrath :

    Dear Sneed Family, please accept my sincere sympathy and prayers upon Robbie’s passing. He fought with all he had. He was my friend for so long and his unique personality and legacy will live forever. We had many heartfelt talks over the years about his love for all of you. Please forgive me, as I will not be present at the memorial due to surgery. I will, however, be praying for you and remembering him especially on that day. Fondly, Pam

  6. Cheryl Hofstetter :

    You are in my prayers. So hard to lose loved ones.

  7. Charles and Virginia Mc. Queen :

    Heart felt sympathy goes out to your family’s…In our prayers

  8. Tim & Nita Apsher :

    So sorry to hear of Rob’s passing. He was always friendly with an easy smile. Our hearts go out to his family, may God ease their pain.

  9. Shelly (Ramey) Kempton :

    So sorry for your loss. Please know your family is in our thoughts and prayers.

  10. Jackie Baker :

    So sad to hear of Robbie’s passing. He was a good guy. My thoughts are with his family and friends. RIP Rob.

  11. Keith Turner and Howard Turner, Jr. :

    Dad and I are so sorry for your loss. Please accept our condolences and know that you are in our prayers.

  12. Jackie Deck Schudy :

    Rob was someone I tremendously admire. He was a beautiful genuine person, gentleman and friend. His friendship will always be a treasure. He will be missed but his beautiful, kind heart and spirit will live on forever. I love you Rob…..RIP My Friend❤️🙏🏻🌌

  13. Missi Knight Suddarth :

    Sorry for the loss of my friend Robbie. I sure enjoyed many good times with Robbie and Mark Anderson, Pup, Shelly and others. It was always fun to meet him at North 65 and maybe go check the girls with him. We picked a little ragweed a few times, and enjoyed those days back when he lived at Fredericks Mansion. Farewell my friend, so glad we talked recently. To the girls and rest of the family I am sorry for your loss. Carry on.

  14. Dale + Saundra DeLarm :

    Prayers for the family. So sorry for your loss. 🙏🏻

  15. Pat and Dennis kreisler :

    So sorry to hear this news. Our prayers to the family.

  16. Lou and Samdy Aragon, and family :

    Oh Amanda, Pam told me about your dad. I cannot express how awful we feel . I only met your dad once, but this I feel for you. It is so hard to loose our loved ones, especially a father. Again, we are so sorry for the loss of your dad. Be strong, I know you have alot on our plate right now, but this too shall pass. Hope you find comfort happy memories and building a life with Jacob.good memories, and a time when things were easier. Jacob is there for you, embrace and lean in him, he loves you so. Love you guys,!Im sorry we will not be able to attend as I have had surgery .recently.

  17. Dean & Sharon Vannoy :

    So sorry for your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with you. May God comfort your family.

  18. Renda and Mark Jackson :

    So sorry for your loss. Prayers and may God be with you in this time of need.


    A time to mourn, but an eternity to rejoice. God speed to my friend!!

  20. Jana & Kim Birdsong :

    Prayers for his family at this difficult time.

  21. Glenn A Berry :

    My Deepest Sympathy! Rob was a good guy with a terrific sense of humor. It was always a pleasure spending time with Rob. He will be greatly missed. RIP

  22. Jenelle Rice Berry :

    Rob will always be remembered well. So glad we knew him. Our heart goes out to his family and friends. We miss him already.

  23. Brenda Craighead :

    Rest in peace Rob. No more pain or suffering as you fly with God. Comfort and prayers for your family and friends.

  24. Sue McLachlan :

    My thoughts and prayers for the family and friends of Rob . I will miss your delightful accent, laughs and drinks together. Thank you for teaching this Midwest gal some patience. The cattlemen across the country will miss but your legacy and commitment for maternal excellence will forever live on! Or at least we will try. My favorite RS quote is “fat sells but longevity pays”. May you look over a herd in heaven- Rest In Peace,

  25. Barbara (Sudduth) Weatherspoon :

    So sorry for your families loss. Prayers for the family. He was a very nice person and will be missed.

  26. Alan & Sally Meyer :

    Deepest sympathy. Memories go on forever and Rob made lots of memories.

  27. Mel and Debbie Willard :

    The entire Sneed Family in our thoughts.

  28. Great memories of Rob. Western stock show in Denver. We couldn’t find real beer and drank 3/2 beer. He taught me a lot about cattle and I pushed him to talk to as many people as possible. Great Man! We will meet again and drink our 3/2 my friend! Much love! Donna, Lakeside Cattle

  29. Sherry ( Pope) Woodman :

    I’m so sorry for your loss Robbie was such a good guy!! Bless each of you!

  30. Diann (Demand) Gordon :

    My dear friend, Robbie. I will remember him always with a smile on his face. The class of ‘75 has lost a friend who will never be forgotten. God bless his family and friends. Prayers.

  31. Phillip Rodewald :

    Prayers for the family. May our loving Heavenly Father Grant you peace and comfort.

  32. Charlotte Curry :

    Sending prayers of peace to the Sneed family. May Robbie’s love be with you as you mourn his loss and help you find strength.

  33. Janet Proctor :

    My sympathy to the family.

  34. Ive know Rob all my life. Great friend. So sorry to hear this. My condolences to his family.

  35. Bob and Sue Leftwich :

    Our thoughts and prayers are with you!

  36. Lisa and Joe Wingerter :

    Rob had such a unique personality, and always a smile! Such a fun person to be around. Our sympathy to the family.

  37. Gene Anderson :

    Rob, As a classmate and friend you will always be remembered. Had some good conversations with you in recent years as we shared some common interests. The picture with the cattle said it all, that was Rob! Will truly miss you. Gene Anderson

  38. Alida Birkeland Kjellsen :

    I am very sad that Rob died. He was the sweetest man; always joyful and nice to me, his Norwegian cousin. We had such a good chat when I visited him in his home two years ago. He loved his family and was so thankful for everybody. All members of the Sneed family are in my thoughts.

  39. Alida Birkeland Kjellsen :

    I am very sad that Rob died. He was the sweetest man; always joyful and nice to me, his Norwegian cousin. All menbers of the Sneed family are in my thoughts.

  40. Alida Birkeland Kjellsen :

    I am very sad that Rob died. He was the sweetest man; always joyful and nice. All members of the Sneed family are in my thoughts.

  41. Kathy and Tom Smith :

    Kathy and I are very sorry for the loss of Robbie, he was a good friend and a good man. The Lord got a good man and we lost an even better person. Our sympathies are with you in this time of grief.

  42. Angie Pollitt :

    Wonderful man! So glad I got to know him. Prayers to you all.

  43. Debbie Murray :

    So very sorry to hear of Robbie’s passing. My deepest sympathy to his family.

  44. Debbie and Ray Murray :

    So very sorry to hear of Robbie’s passing. Our prayers and deepest sympathy to his family.

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