Age: 81 Address: Micaville, North Carolina Date of Death: Friday, August 1, 2014 Arrangements: Holcombe Brothers Funeral Home
Details: Robert E. “Bobby” Marsh, 81, of Micaville, went home to be with the Lord Friday, August 1, 2014, at Brookside Rehabilitation & Care. A native of Yancey County, he was a son of the late James and Irene Robinson Marsh. He was also preceded in death by a sister: Shirley Marsh; and, a grandson: Mark McMahan. Bobby was a Korean War US Army Veteran.
Surviving are 2 daughters: Janie Stanbery of Boone and Michelle Cook and husband, Rick, of Spruce Pine; grandchildren: Bryan McMahan of Burnsville, Taylor, Joseph and Jeremiah Cook of Spruce Pine; a great granddaughter: Whitley McMahan of Burnsville; 2 sisters: Janice Grove of Micaville and Charlene Ray and husband, Tommy, of Marion; and, a brother: Jim Marsh and wife, Sue, of Micaville. Several nieces and nephews also survive.
Funeral services will be held at 7PM Monday in the Chapel of Holcombe Brothers Funeral Home. Rev. Pete Peterson will officiate. A graveside service will be held at 2PM Tuesday in Holcombe Cemetery.
The family will receive friends 1 hour prior to the service at the funeral home.