Robert Michael Cheli

Robert Michael Cheli

Pastor Robert “Bob” Michael Cheli age 53, of LaFayette, GA went home to be with his Lord and Savior Thursday – January 21, 2021. He was born in Fremont, California to the late Robert Frank and Joan Karen Brooks Cheli. He was a former resident of Vacaville, Santa Rosa, Rohnert Park and Grass Valley, California. He has been a resident of the LaFayette area for the past seventeen years. Bob enjoyed horse-back riding, playing softball, traveling, visiting theme parks, nature photography, watching movies and spending time with his family, especially his grandchildren. He was a member of the local chapter of the Revelators Riders Club. Bob’s passion was serving and appreciating God’s creation. He served as the Family Care Pastor at Covenant Life Worship Center in Chickamauga for the past ten years. He recently became the Executive Director of Faces of Dreams International where he served as a missionary to Honduras. Bob loved The Lord and loved sharing Jesus with whomever he came in contact with on a daily basis. Bob is survived by his beloved wife of almost thirty-two years: Lisa Lou Ellen McKay Cheli of LaFayette, GA, son: Jonathan Robert (Laura) Cheli of Flintstone, GA, Cynthia Michelle (Travis) Morales of Summerville, GA, grandchildren: Hayden, Camryn and Canton Cheli all of LaFayette, GA, sisters: Debi Best of California, Kathi (Jeff) Pelton of Washington D.C., several nieces and nephews. Private funeral services will be held at the funeral home Thursday – January 28, 2021. A public graveside service will be held at 12 noon – Thursday – January 28, 2021 at LaFayette Cemetery. A celebration of life service will be held at 7:00 pm – Thursday – January 28, 2021 at Be Love Company located at 2501 Pine Grove Road – Ringgold, Georgia 30736. In lieu of flowers, the family request memorial donations be made to Mike Patton Ministries at mpmonline.org . Arrangements by Wilson Funeral Homes – LaFayette Chapel. Online guestbook at

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