Robert A. ìBobî Marshall, Jr. 67, of Hendersonville, entered into Heaven Monday, July 9th at his home. Robert grew up in Savannah, GA and was a resident of Henderson County for 37 years. He was the son of the late Dr. Robert and Elizabeth Marshall and was also preceded in death by an infant sister, Sarah Marshall.
Mr. Marshall was a member of New Hope Baptist Church and served in the U.S. Air Force Reserves. The most important things to him were God, family and friends. His free time was spent in the woods instilling his passion for hunting in his children and grandchildren. He was an endowment member of NRA and was a cherished husband, father, Pop Pop and friend.
Robert is survived by his loving wife of 33 years, Nancy Staton Marshall; two sons, Robert A. Marshall III and his wife Kimberly of Hendersonville, William L. Marshall and his wife Brittany of Hendersonville; four grandchildren, Gracie, Hunter, Karis and Abigail; and several nieces and nephews.
A funeral will be held 11:00 am Thursday, July12th at the chapel of Forest Lawn Funeral Home. Pastor John Weathers and Pastor Jack Samargo will officiate. Burial will follow at Forest Lawn Memorial Park. The family will receive friends from 6 until 8 pm Wednesday, July 11th at Forest Lawn Funeral Home.
Memorial contributions may be made to New Hope Baptist Church, 250 Fairview Ave., Hendersonville, NC 28792