Robert McCutcheon

Robert McCutcheon, 53, of Metropolis, passed away on Sunday, July 19, 2020 at Mercy Health Hospital in Paducah, Kentucky.

Funeral service will be held at 12 p.m. on Friday, July 24, 2020 at First Baptist Church Metropolis with Bro. Harvey Baxter officiating. Burial will follow with military rites in Metropolis Memorial Gardens.

Robert served as a sheriff’s deputy in Massac County for over 25 years and was a United States Marine Corps veteran.

Robert is survived by his wife of over 20 years, Marcia McCutcheon; children, Brittany Light and husband Dalton and Gregory Burd and wife Katie; grandchildren, Kayden Kline, Eastyn Light and Emersyn Burd; siblings, Jim McCutcheon, John McCutcheon, Annie Riepe and husband Vernon, Erin Evans and husband Steve, and Beth Parmley; and several nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents, John Albert and Sharon McCutcheon.

Visitation will be held at First Baptist Church Metropolis on Thursday, July 23, 2020 from 6 -8 p.m.

Memorial contributions may be given in Robert’s name to Shop with a Cop C/O Massac County Sheriff’s Office, 515 Market Street, Metropolis, IL 62960. Condolences may be left online at

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