Robert Dean "Bob" Bishop, 76, of Springfield, Mo., died on Friday, March 7, 2008, after a long, courageous battle with Alzheimer's disease. He was born A celebration of Bob's life will be held on Tuesday, March 11, at 11 a.m., in Campbell United Methodist Church with the Rev. Jim Oman officiating. Visitation will also be held in the church on Monday, March 10, from 6 to 8 p.m. Cremation is under the direction of Gorman-Scharpf Brentwood Chapel. By request of the family, in lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Campbell United Methodist Church, 1741 E. Republic Rd., Springfield, MO 65804 or the Alzheimer's Association, 1500 S. Glenstone, Springfield, MO 65804.