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Robert Dahl Preston

Graveside services for Robert Dahl Preston, 56, West Plains, Missouri, will be held at 10:00 a.m., Friday, March 24, 2017 at Moody Cemetery, under the direction of Robertson-Drago Funeral Home.

Mr. Preston passed away at 1:55 a.m., Sunday, March 19, 2017 at his home.

He was born December 20, 1960, at West Plains, Missouri, to Burton “Pete” Preston and Ethel Susan “Sue” Bass Preston.  On August 22, 2010, he was married at West Plains, to Karla Collins.  His world was his granddaughter, Skiler.

He is survived by his wife, Karla Preston; three children, Dagan, Brittni and Brandi Preston; one granddaughter, Skiler Nipper; his mother, Sue Preston; two brothers, Charles and Jack Wallin; two sisters, Connie Ruiz and Lynn Parrish and husband, Danny; and several nieces and nephews.

His father, one brother, Lloyd Wallin, one sister, Judy Wallin and one grandchild, Kolt Nipper, precede him in death.

Visitation will be from 6:00 until 7:00 p.m., Thursday, at Robertson-Drago Funeral Home. Memorial contributions may be made to the Center Grove Baptist Church and may be left at Robertson-Drago Funeral Home. Online condolences may be expressed at