Robert Lee Bartlett, age 59 of Murfreesboro, TN lost his battle with cancer on March 17, 2012 at York Veterans Hospital. Robert was born in Ottumwa, IA to the late Donald and Mary Terrell Bartlett on March 23, 1952. He is survived by his wife Marilyn of 24 years and his granddaughter Samantha. He leaves behind his sister Marsha and his two brothers Tom and Darrell Bartlett of Ottumwa, IA. Robert served our country during the Vietnam War under the Marines. A memorial service will be held in his honor on April 7, 2012 at 2:00 PM. The Cremation Society of Tennessee will be assisting the family with arrangements.