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Robert Curtis "Beaver" Canupp
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Birth: Feb. 4, 1960
Union County
South Carolina, USA
Death: Aug. 8, 2008
Union County
South Carolina, USA

Robert Curtis Canupp

Lockhart mayor

Robert Curtis "Beaver" Canupp, mayor of Lockhart, died at 8:50 a.m. Friday, Aug. 8, 2008 at Wallace Thomson Hospital.

Mr. Canupp, 48, was recently elected as mayor of the Town of Lockhart. He resided at 275 Lockhart Dr. with two of his sons.

Born Feb. 4, 1960, he was a son of the late Bobby Eugene Canupp Sr. and Jessie Ann Walker Canupp. He attended Lockhart High School and was member of Lockhart Free Will Baptist Church. Mr. Canupp was employed with Freeman Gas, Gaffney Office. Active in his community, he was an active member of the Lockhart Volunteer Fire Department. and had served previously as a member of the town council.

Surviving are three sons, Chad Henderson of Union, Donald Allen Canupp and Robert Daniel Canupp both of the home; three sisters, Lynn Williams of Lockhart, Tammy Maloney of Sharon and Stacey Myers of Rock Hill; and one brother: Barry Canupp of Lockhart. Mr. Canupp was predeceased by a brother, Bobby Eugene Canupp Jr.

Graveside services was held at 4 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 10, 2008 at Lockhart Cemetery conducted by the Rev. Ben Hill.

All local Fire Departments brought out a Fire Truck and did a last call of his number, #758. It was very moving, no one there was able to hold back the tears for knowing now it was final; the life long friend, companion, father, brother, uncle and coworker, the life and backbone of this little town, was not going to be heard anymore. There were hundreds of people there and not on left with dry eyes.

Visitation was held 6:30 until 8:30 p.m. Saturday at the S.R. Holcombe Funeral Home.

Memorials may be made to the Lockhart Cemetery Fund, c/o Luke Jenkins, 109 Estes Road, Union, S.C. 29379.

The family was greeted by friends at the home of his brother, Barry Canupp, 207 North 3rd St. Lockhart, S.C. 29364.
Family links: 
  Bobby Eugene Canupp (1934 - 1968)
  Jessie Walker Canupp (1938 - 2000)
  Robert Curtis Canupp (1960 - 2008)
  Jerita Dale Canupp (1972 - 1972)**
*Calculated relationship
Lockhart Cemetery
Union County
South Carolina, USA
Created by: Shuree Sparks Burgess
Record added: Aug 10, 2008
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