NATHPO Mourns the Loss of Robert Thrower

Robert Thrower, THPO, Poarch Band of Creek Indians

It is with a heavy heart that we share with you the passing of Robert G. Thrower, Tribal citizen of the Poarch Band of Creek Indians. In addition to serving as the Tribal Historic Preservation Officer for the Poarch Band of Creek Indians, Robert served as the Chair of the United South and Eastern Tribes’ Culture and Heritage Committee from 2008 to 2017. Robert’s dedication to preserving and protecting Tribal Nation’s culture and sovereignty will be missed.

Click here to read the Poarch Band of Creek’s statement on Robert’s passing

Robert Thrower’s funeral service will be on Saturday, July 8, 2017, at Petty Funeral Homes, Atmore, AL 36502, (251) 368-4540.

Cards can be sent to: 5071 Wiggins Lake Rd., Walnut Hill, FL 32568