MARSHALL, Texas — Bob Snead — nationally acclaimed Buffalo Soldiers-themed artist, decorated Vietnam veteran and friend to Marshall — passed away this past Saturday, in his home in Prosper after a courageous battle with advanced stage colon cancer.
He was age 84.
Snead considered Marshall home as well as it was his place of residence for a couple of years and also served as home to his daughter Karen Partee and son-in-law, former Boys & Girls Club of the Big Pines Director Bryan Partee.
In February 2019, CBS19 sat down with Snead to speak about his iconic career and life.
Read more from CBS19's newspaper partner, the Marshall News-Messenger.