Robert Edwin Pope, 87, passed away on Friday, March 5th, 2021.
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Robert was born July 18,1933 to Bentley and Florence Pope in Clifton, Tennessee.
He served our country for proudly in US Airforce during the Korean War. Being in the Air Force allowed Mr. Pope to travel the world. While stationed in Valparaiso, Florida, Robert met his wife of 61 years, Nadine Pope who was also serving in the U.S. Air Force at the time. After his time in the US Air Force, Mr. Pope went on to become a truck driver for over 60 years. Having a family was important not only to his beloved wife, Nadine but to Robert as well. When time allowed, he would go fishing and being with his family. Mr. Pope will always be remembered as a loving father, grandfather, great-grandfather and friend. He will be deeply missed and eternally loved.
Left to cherish his memory is: four children: Randal, Ramona, Ronda and Ricky; six grand kids and eight great-grandchildren.
Mr. Pope will be laid to rest at Albert G. Horton Memorial Veterans Cemetery in Suffolk at a later date.
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