Robert Wayne Larkin II, known by many as Rob, age 45 of Knoxville passed away Friday, November 4, 2022 at Parkwest Medical Center. He was a 1995 graduate of Sullivan South High School (Kingsport, TN.). Rob graduated from the University of Tennessee Knoxville in 2006 with a Bachelor’s in Arts and Roane State Community College in 2018 with a Registered Nursing Degree. He was employed by Parkwest Medical Center for 21 years. Preceded in death by grandparents, Worley McMurray, Ruth McMurray, and Mary Ruth Larkin. Rob was a devoted husband, loving father, son, and brother. He will be sorely missed by: Wife of 10 years, Ashley Legleu Larkin; sons, Robert “Trey” Wayne Larkin III, Jackson “Topher” Larkin, Braxton Allen Larkin, and Max Worley Larkin; mother, Reva Lane; father, Robert Wayne Larkin and wife Judy; father-in-law & mother-in-law, David and Jane Legleu; brother & brother-in-law, Aaron Larkin and Michael Anderson; sister-in-law & brother-in-law, Dawn and Matt Chodak; sister-in-law & brother-in-law, Allison and Bobby McCoy; special nieces, Hannah McCoy, Mattison Chodak, Kyla Larkin, Abbie McCoy, and Miley McCoy; special nephews, Michael Chodak and Eli Larkin; and a host of family and friends. Our lives will be forever changed without him. Receiving of friends will be from 5:00-7:00 p.m. on Saturday, November 12, 2022 at Smith Trinity Chapel. Funeral service will begin at 7:00 p.m. on Saturday, November 12, 2022 with Rev. Chris Edmonds and Rev. Gary Smith officiating. Family and friends will assemble at 9:00 a.m. Sunday, November 13, 2022 at Grandview Mausoleum for a service and entombment. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to a Larkin family support fund that has been set up at a local bank. Please email email@example.com and details will be sent to you. Smith Funeral & Cremation Service, Maryville, 865-983-1000, www.SmithFuneralandCremation.com.