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Robert Lee Whitlow, Jr., 72 of Henry, VA, passed away peacefully on January 22, 2018 at Franklin Health and Rehab in Rocky Mt. VA. He was born on May 8, 1945 to the late Robert Lee Whitlow, Sr., and Elsie Ratcliff Whitlow.
Robert was a dedicated member of Temple Baptist church and loved automobiles. He proudly served our country in the army during Vietnam.
In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by four sisters, Mildred Thompson, Hazel Martin, Irene Johnson, and Logene Ferguson; and one brother William Whitlow.
Surviving Robert is his loving wife of 48 years, Phyllis Whitlow; one son, Wesley E. Whitlow and wife Tracy of Henry, VA; three brothers, Doug Whitlow and wife Lorene of Bassett, VA, Bobby Whitlow and wife Brenda of Henry, VA, and Edward Whitlow and wife Margie of Henry, VA; two grandchildren, Caitlin and Brayden; and best friend Coco.
Funeral Services will be conducted Thursday, January 25 at 12:00 p.m. at Collins Funeral Home Chapel with Pastors Don Reynolds and Joe Nunley officiating. Visitation will be held an hour prior to the service with burial to follow at Henry Memorial Park.