Robert Lee Abshire, 75, of Cameron, N.C. died Sunday, Jan. 26, 2014, at Central Carolina Hospital.
Mr. Abshire was born in Bunker Hill, West Virginia, on Dec. 19, 1938, to the late Boyd Abshire and Mae Frances Tharp Abshire.
Surviving relatives include his son, Bret Thatcher and wife Karen of NY; two daughters, Kym Perrella and husband Gary of WV and Sheryl Lynne Smith of WV; brother, Hal Abshire and wife Lynn of Cameron; sister, Susie Maghan and husband Dan of Cameron and five grandchildren, Ashley Thatcher, Garrett Perrella, Kyle Perella, Brittany French, and Derek Smith.
The family will receive friends Tuesday, Feb. 4, 2014, from 6 to 8 PM at Bridges-Cameron Funeral Home. Services will be held at a later date in Charles Town, WV at Oakland Methodist Church.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Warriors On The Water, 509 Rabbit Run Lane, Cameron, N.C. 28326.