Professor Joe Robert ‘Bob’ Hamlin, 82, Lawrence, died peacefully on October 2, 2012, at Lawrence Memorial Hospital.
He was born Aug. 3, 1930, in Nashville, the son of John Edward and Arminda Barner Hamlin. He served in the United States Air Force.
He was a professor at the University of Kansas.
Survivors include a daughter, Tari Hamlin, and a son, Jeff Hamlin.