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Collins Funeral Home
Tuesday April 5th, 2016
6:00pm - 9:00pm

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Collins Funeral Home
Wednesday April 6th, 2016
12:00pm

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Robert "Bob" Sterling Holbrook

OMAR, W.Va. — Robert “Bob” Sterling Holbrook Jr., 71, of Omar,  departed this life Saturday, April 2, 2016, at his home.
Born July 12, 1944, in Springfield, Ohio, he was a son of the late Robert Sterling Holbrook and Elizabeth “Rusty” Kirkendall. Also preceding him in death was a brother, James “Bear” Kirkendall; grandson, Timothy Elkins II, and brother-in-law, John Edward McGee.
Bob was a 32nd degree Master Mason, Aracoma Lodge No. 99, and a member of the Beni Kedem Shrine. He was a lineman electrician.
Those left to honor his loving memory and mourn his passing include his loving wife: Margaret Boggs Holbrook; children: Tammy (Cliff) Motes of Mitchell Heights, Melissa (Jamie) Evans of Verdunville, Larry (Shannon) Boggs of Sissonville and Melanie (Timmy) Elkins of Omar; sisters: Gloria Jeanne  Holbrook McGee of Laurel, Del., and Brenda Kirkendall (Butch) Fitzgerald of Wilmington, Del.; best friends:; Les and Corey Hooker of Omar; grandchildren: Caitlyn Brook Motes (Jeff) Preast, JC. Motes, Trevor, Jay, Ethan and Cooper Evans, Breanna (Rob) Hileman, Daelen and Carson Boggs, and Larra and Emma Elkins.
Pallbearers will be Larry Boggs, Cliff Motes, Timmy Elkins, Jamie Evans, Les Hooker, Corey Hooker, Ronald Hawkins, Frank Hawkins, and Doug Hawkins.
Honorary pallbearers will be his grandsons.
Honoring services will be conducted at noon Wednesday, April 6, at Collins Funeral Home at Switzer. Burial will follow at Forest Lawn Cemetery at Pecks Mill, W.Va.
The family will receive friends from 6-9 p.m. Tuesday, April 5, at the funeral home.
 


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A candle was lit in memory of Robert "Bob" Holbrook

Maxine Johnson-March Apr 4 2016 12:00 AM

I am deeply saddened by the loss that you and your family have encountered. I loved my Nephew Bob! I offer you my thoughts, prayers and well-wishes during this dark time in your life. Love, Maxine Johnson-March

Maxine Johnson-March Apr 4 2016 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Robert "Bob" Holbrook

Cindy Hatfield Apr 4 2016 12:00 AM

Sissy, so sorry for your loss. My Prrayers and thought s are with you and your family. Love you

Cindy Hatfield Apr 4 2016 12:00 AM

So sorry for your loss, Bob was a good man, our thoughts and prayers for the family.

Mike and Trish Fleming Apr 3 2016 12:00 AM