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5401 Indian River Road
Virginia Beach, VA 23464
Phone: 757-366-9260
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Robert Smith

Robert Lee "Bobby" Smith

Sunday, July 4th, 1948 - Friday, October 2nd, 2020
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Robert L. Smith, 72, was received into Heaven Friday, October 2nd, 2020

Bobby was born in Wilson, North Carolina July 4th, 1948 and was a resident of Chesapeake, Va. at the time of his passing. Bobby loved bingo, fishing, and most importantly being with and doing things with his family. Over his many years Bobby worked various jobs utilizing his skills in carpentry, painting and doing yard work. He loved spreading happiness among all he met, and most of all he loved the Lord.

Bobby was preceded in death by his father, Raleigh Smith; mother, Susie Hale; brother, Joseph Smith; sisters, Hilda "Scooter" Smith, Nannie Lois Kramer and her husband James Kramer, and Pat Gordon. He is survived by brothers, Raleigh Smith, Jr. and wife Margie, Jackie Smith and wife Theresa, Donnie Smith, Jerrell Stokes and wife Jane, Billy Stokes and wife Robin, and Jody Merritt and wife Paula; sisters, Ruth Anne Coghill, and Brenda Allen and husband Bill; and many nieces and nephews.

The family will receive friends from 6:00pm - 8:00pm, Tuesday, October 6th, 2020 at Family Choice Funerals & Cremations. A celebration of Roberts life will be held at 11:00 am, Wednesday, October 7th, 2020 at the funeral home. Burial will follow after the service at Chesapeake Memorial Gardens.

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  • Visitation

    Tuesday, October 6th, 2020 | 6:00pm - 8:00pm
    Tuesday, October 6th, 2020 6:00pm - 8:00pm
    Family Choice Funerals & Cremations
    5401 Indian River Road
    virginia Beach, Virginia 23464
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  • Celebration of Life

    Wednesday, October 7th, 2020 | 11:00am
    Wednesday, October 7th, 2020 11:00am
    Family Choice Funerals & Cremations
    5401 Indian River Road
    virginia Beach, Virginia 23464
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
  • Interment

    Wednesday, October 7th, 2020 |
    Wednesday, October 7th, 2020
    Chesapeake Memorial Gardens
    524 Cedar Road
    Virginia 23322
    Immediately following the service at the funeral home


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Jason & Michelle Stokes

Posted at 09:12am
Sending our deepest condolences and all of our love to the Family. Love - Jason, Michelle, Jason, Brooke, and Madison Stokes. We love and miss y'all
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Karen Kendall

Posted at 08:52am
Paula, I'm so sorry for your recent losses. Please know that my thoughts and prayers are with you and your family in your time of need. Keep the memory of Bobby as a source of comfort.

Jerrell and Jane Stokes

Posted at 09:06pm
Gonna miss you so much, our many journeys , special projects and just having you around. We've made many memories together. We love you.
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Tina Smith

Posted at 06:57pm
I was blessed to be able to spend the last five weeks of his life with him. I will miss him and watching old westerns and joking around with each other. I know you’re now in peace no more pain. Love you Uncle Bobby . Love , your favorite Neice Tina Smith

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