September 4, 2007
Robert O. Black, Sr., age 61 of 2732 Highway 24/27 died Tuesday (September 4, 2007) in Statesville.
Graveside services with Military Honors will be 2:00 PM Friday at Lamms Grove Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery conducted by Elder Calvin Harward.
Born in Roanoke, VA he was a son of the late Robert and Annie Tanner Black. He was a US Army Veteran of both the Korean Conflict and Vietnam War. After 11 years of service to his country he came home a spent the rest of his life as a long distance truck driver.
He is survived by: his wife LaRue Jones Black; daughters Adriana Black and Casey Black both of the home; son Bobby Black and wife Ginny of Cameron; brother John D. Black of FL; step-grandchildren Stephanie Dziok, Brandon Parnell and Ryan "Rudy" Allgood; step-great-grandchild Taylor.
The family will receive friends at Fry and Prickett Funeral Home Thursday from 6:00 —8:00 PM and other times at the residence.
Online condolences may be made at: www.fryandprickett.com.
Larue, I am so sorry about Robert. My heart goes out to you. We are in the process of moving to the beach and I won\’t be able to go to the services but I want you to know I will be thinking of you and the children. Call or write some time if you get the
Larue and Family, I am so sorry for your loss. I know you and your family have the support of your family and friends. All of you are in my thoughts and prayers.
Dear Black Family
We are so sorry to hear of your loss. May God hold you close at this time of need. Words cannot express the tenderness and care that we wish to extend to you all. With our deepest sympathy.
Patricia, Leo, & Darrell Kangas<