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 Robert Herbert “Bob” Virtue

Robert Herbert “Bob” Virtue

Birth
Camden, Camden County, New Jersey, USA
Death 18 Nov 2012 (aged 53)
Stony Point, Alexander County, North Carolina, USA
Burial Statesville, Iredell County, North Carolina, USA
Memorial ID 101021161 · View Source
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Robert "Bob" Herbert Virtue, 53, of Stony Point, passed away peacefully Sunday, November 18, 2012 at his home after battling Colon Cancer. He was born December 27, 1958 in Camden, NJ, and was the son of Herbert Edward Virtue (Hilda Sherrill) and the late Florence Bohrer Virtue.

Bob was a graduate of Statesville Senior High School and on June 19, 2004 he was married to Shanna Nelson Virtue, who survives. He was member of the Bright Light Baptist Church.

In addition to his mother he was preceded in death by a brother, David Patrick Virtue and a stepmother, Ruth A. Virtue.

Along with his father, stepmother and wife he is survived by a daughter, Veronica Virtue, of the home, two sons, Campbell Virtue, of the home and Jake Virtue. He is also survived by two brothers, Edward Virtue (Gale), and Kenneth Virtue (Carolyn), two sisters, Dolores Redmond (Preston), and Lois Rounds (Steve), four stepbrothers, Peter Drolet (Betty), Thomas Drolet (Tess), James Drolet, and John Drolet (Shannon). He is further survived by father and mother-in-law, Jim and Debbie Nelson, a sister-in-law, Vicky McGinnis (Dale), a brother-in-law, Joseph Nelson, and his beloved dog Rocky.

A funeral service will be conducted 2:00 PM Wednesday, November 21, 2012 at the Bright Light Baptist Church with Rev. Keith Bowman officiating. The body will lie in state 30 minutes prior to service at the church. Burial will follow in the Bright Light Baptist Church Cemetery. The family will receive friends Tuesday evening from 6:00 until 8:00 PM at the church.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Bright Light Baptist Church, 478 Trinity Road, Statesville, NC 28625.

Online condolences may be made to the family at nicholsonfunerals.com and Nicholson Funeral Home is serving the family.


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  • Created by: Barbara Spears Pipek
  • Added: 20 Nov 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 101021161
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Robert Herbert “Bob” Virtue (27 Dec 1958–18 Nov 2012), Find A Grave Memorial no. 101021161, citing Bright Light Baptist Cemetery, Statesville, Iredell County, North Carolina, USA ; Maintained by Barbara Spears Pipek (contributor 46800452) .