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Robert was born on March 5, 1937 and passed away on Friday, October 4, 2019.

Robert was a resident of Ellenboro, North Carolina at the time of passing.

He graduated from Mooresboro High School in 1955.

He served as a paratrooper in the U.S. Army 82nd Airborne Infantry Division and in the National Guard from 1955 till 1961.

Funeral services will be held at 3:00 P.M. on Tuesday, October 8, at Bethel Baptist Church, Ellenboro, with Reverend Michael Sepaugh officiating. Interment will follow in the church cemetery with military honors and Masonic rites. The family will receive friends from 1:30 till 2:45 P.M. in the Family Life Center of Bethel Baptist Church.

Memorials may be made to Bethel Baptist Church, Post Office Box 633, Ellenboro, North Carolina 28040.