Robert "Bob" Edward Cashion
Robert "Bob" Edward Cashion, 71, of Granite Falls passed away Thursday, July 26, 2012 at his residence.
He was born on September 18, 1940 in Iredell County to the late Moses Edward Cashion and Louise Reavis Cashion.
After graduating high school, Bob served in the United States Army, then served as a member of the American Legion. Bob loved to travel and was a gentleman farmer as well as an avid fisherman. In his later life his joy was found in watching his grandchildren and great-grandchildren grow. Bob attended Concord Baptist Church.
He was survived by his loving wife, Shirley Poovey Cashion, of the home; two daughters, Melinda Cashion Grindstaff and her husband, Randy of Roan Mt., TN, and Amy Elisabeth Cashion of Nashville, TN; a son, Bryan Starnes and his wife, Sandra of Granite Falls; seven grandchildren, Jessica Grindstaff Fields, Katie Clark Wolfe, Lindsey Starnes Jones, Andrew Grindstaff, Dillon Suddreth, Jessie Margaret Starnes, and Jacob Bryan Starnes; four great grandchildren, Ethan Clark, Ada Jones, Corbin Fields, and Hailey Wolfe; a loving brother-in-law and sister-in-law, Jack and Becky Curtis; and an adopted son, Michael Isehhour.
The family will receive friends from 11 to 12 noon Saturday, July 28, 2012 at Concord Baptist Church followed by a memorial service officiated by Tom McDonald.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Caldwell County Hospice and Palliative Care, 902 Kirkwood Ave NW, Lenoir, NC 28645 or to St. Jude Children's Hospital, 501 St Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105-1942..
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