Bobby Lavern Elmore, 79, of Rockingham, N.C., passed away Wednesday, Jan. 29, 2014, at Hospice Haven in Rockingham.
He was born August 21, 1934 in Richmond County, a son of the late Donnie English. He had worked with Beaunit Mills and retired from Richmond Yarns in Ellerbe.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Linda Jarrell Elmore.
Surviving are his sons, Bobby L. Elmore Jr. and wife Barbara of Rockingham, Greg Elmore of Rockingham; grandson, Nevin Elmore of Rockingham and brother, William Elmore and wife Jean of Murpheesboro, Tenn.
The family will see friends from 12:30 p.m. to 1:30 p.m. on Friday at Carter Funeral Home in Rockingham.
Graveside services will be held at 2 p.m. on Friday at Eastside Cemetery with Lee McDonald officiating.
Memorials may be made to Richmond County/Anson County Hospice, 1119 US Highway 1 North, Rockingham, NC 28379.
Condolences may be made online at www.carterfuneral.net.
Carter Funeral Home is serving the Elmore family.