Robert Wesley

May 4, 1941 - April 19, 2021

Robert Wesley Cromwell, age 79, of Florence, passed away April 19, 2021.  Visitation will be Thursday, April 22, from 12:00 – 2:00 p.m. at Williams Funeral Home.  The funeral will follow at 2:00 p.m. in the funeral home chapel with Brother Tom Sibley officiating.  Burial will be at Murphy’s Chapel Cemetery.

Mr. Cromwell was preceded in death by his parents, Elmer and Helean Cromwell; sisters, Pauline Lambert and Barbara Young; and son, Gabe Smith.

He is survived by his loving wife of 59 years, Dianna “Ann”; children, Judy Sharp (Mitchell), Roger Cromwell (Shelia), Cindy Gray (David), Tracey Goode (Daniel), Troy Cromwell (Angela), and Adam Smith (Jody); grandchildren, Matt Sharp, Tyler Sharp, Kelly Cromwell, Nicole Hayes, Chance Cromwell, Ashley Hunt, Brandi Darty, Lindsay Watkins, Jesse King, Molly Gray, Daniel Sharp, Hunter Kelley, Caitlyn McCravy, Brylee Goode, Heather Howell, Heather Stults, Savannah Hanvey, Kannan Hanvey, and Emily Stutts; 25 great-grandchildren; brother, Ira Sales Cromwell; and sister, Dorothy Lambert.

Serving as pallbearers will be Jesse King, Chance Cromwell, Matt Sharp, Daniel Sharp, Tyler Sharp, Hunter Kelley and Bubba Watkins.

Mr. Cromwell was a life-long resident of Central Heights.  He was a well-known farmer, carpenter and mechanic.  He was a devoted husband, father and grandfather, and was loved dearly by his family.

The family would like to express their appreciation to Kindred Hearts Hospice, especially Rosa and Brianna, and to Dr. Johnson at Clearview Cancer Center.  Condolences may be left at


April 22, 2021
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Williams Funeral Home


Spry Williams Funeral Home, 1950 Helton Drive, Florence, AL, USA

April 22, 2021 12:00 pm

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April 22, 2021
2:00 pm

Williams Funeral Home, burial to follow at Murphy's Chapel

7 Comments on “Robert Wesley Cromwell”

  1. To Ann, Judy, Cindy, Roger, Troy, Tracy and the entire family, we are so sorry! Just know that we love you all and if you need anything, please let us know! God will get you through this! Love, David and Darlene Wallace.

  2. So sorry for your loss Tracy. I only met your Dad a couple of times and he was always so kind. I know your heart is breaking. All of y’all are in my thoughts and prayers

  3. Diann, Judy, Roger and entire family I’m so sorry for your loss. You’re truly in my thoughts and prayers. God Bless each of you! Love, Glenda Floyd

  4. Judy I’m sorry for your loss. My sincere condolences to the family. I pray that God will keep you wrapped in his arms of love, peace, and comfort during this difficult time.

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