WILSON - Robert B. "Bobby" Holmes, 89, died Friday, July 29, 2016.
Funeral, Sunday, 6:00 PM, Wilson Memorial Service, followed by visitation. Interment, Monday, 10:00 AM, Evergreen Memorial Park.
Bobby was retired from Atlantic Coastline / Seaboard / CSX Railroad and was preceded in death by a son, Bruce Holmes.
He is survived by his wife, Hildred Barnes Holmes; daughters, Gloria Harrell of Wilson and Becky Craft (Ken) of Nashville; step-daughter, Terry Skinner (Keith) of Elm City; step-son, Britt Barnes (Cindy) of Lucama; sisters, Annie Lee Tart and Jean Lucas (P.D.) of Benson; grandchildren, Nanette, Brian (Marisa), Tad, Brandon (Amy), Sam (Mara), Amber (Greg), Ashley, Amanda, Dean, Dustin and C.J. and 14 great-grandchildren.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to First Free Will Baptist Church, 4865 Nash St NW, Wilson, NC 27896.