Robert G. Wilkins of High Ridge passed away Thursday at the age of 73. He was a former Prosecuting Attorney for Jefferson County serving from 1995 to 2006. He was later elected as a Circuit Judge Division 1 serving from 2007 until his retirement in 2016. He founded the Children’s Advocacy Center and served as Executive Board President from 200 to 2006. During his time in office as a Prosecutor and a judge, he was the recipient of numerous awards. He was also e member of the House Springs Lions Club.

He is survived by his wife Sandra, his son Robert of Kirkwood, two step-sons; Brandon Bedore of Potosi, and Robert Bedore of Utah, seven grandchildren, two great-grandchildren, one sister, and many other family and friends.

Funeral services for the Honorable Robert Wilkins will be private with a visitation today (Monday) from 1 until 4 at Chapel Hill Mortuary in Cedar Hill.