Bobbie-Jo Leigh Tucker
Magnolia-Bobbie-Jo Leigh Tucker, 22, of Magnolia passed away suddenly Friday, July 17, 2020 in Sylva, NC. Bobbie-Jo was born in Duplin County August 6, 1997 to David Scott Tucker and Tammy Stokes Tucker.
A visitation is scheduled for 6:30pm Wednesday, July 22, 2020 at Community Funeral Home of Warsaw. The funeral service will be held at 7:00pm following the visitation. Burial will be in the Devotional Gardens Thursday, July 23, 2020 at 10:00am.
Bobbie-Jo is survived by parents David and Tammy Tucker of Magnolia; sisters, Tabitha T. Farrow and husband, Josh of Mountain City, TN and Hannah T. McCandless and husband, Brandon of Beulaville; niece, Scarlett McCandless and nephew, Hudson Farrow; grandparents, Robert and Joan Tucker of MI, and Gerald and Linda Stokes of Wallace; great grandparents, Stanley and Peggy Humphrey of Chinquapin; aunts and uncles, Kevin and Sally Tucker of MI, Mark and Karen Tucker of New York, Janice and Thomas Hall of Magnolia, Jason and Christina Stokes of Wallace and Donald and Mary Parker of Wallace; and numerous cousins.
Thomas Oberl Rabon
Warsaw - Thomas Oberl Rabon, 82, passed away Thursday, July 16, 2020 at his home. Mr. Rabon was born August 17, 1937 in Horry County, SC to the late Hope B. Rabon and Louise Lupo Rabon.
A private graveside service will be held Saturday, July 18, 2020.
Mr. Rabon is survived by wife, Sue Godbold Rabon of Warsaw, NC; daughter, Beth Pope Miller and husband, Kurt of Garner; two grandchildren, Caitlin Elizabeth and Philip Christian Miller; brother, Michael C. Rabon of Warsaw; sisters, Colene P. Taylor, Wanda R. Causey, and Sylvia R. Graham all of South Carolina; special nephews, Johnny Godbold and wife, Janet of Warsaw and Jonathan Graham of SC, numerous nieces and nephews; special friend, companion, and caregiver, Carmen Jernigan; special friend and apartment complex manager, Amanda Johnson Jones; and four legged son, Sam Ezekiel Rabon.
In addition to his parents, Mr. Rabon was preceded in death by brother, H. B. Rabon, Jr. and sister, Deliah Reel.
In lieu of flowers, memorial may be made to: Masonic Home for Children at Oxford, 600 College Street, Oxford, NC 27565-2758 or Calvary Baptist Church Scholarship Fund, make checks payable to: Calvary Baptist Church, P. O. Box 734, Warsaw, NC 28398, please note "Educational Scholarship Fund" in the memo of the check.
Kirby Leon Strickland
Warsaw-Kirby Leon Strickland, 67, of Warsaw passed away Wednesday, July 8, 2020 at Vidant Duplin Hospital. Mr. Strickland was born September 1, 1952 in Wayne County to the late Walter Strickland and Frances Rogers Strickland.
A celebration of life for Mr. Strickland will be held at 1:00pm Saturday, July 11, 2020 at his home at 231 Old Court House Rd., Warsaw.
Mr. Strickland is survived by wife, Linda Best Strickland of Warsaw, son, Ben Strickland and wife, Mallory of Warsaw; daughters, Dawn Whitman and husband, Robbie of Kenansville and Candy Lynn Gurney and husband, Joseph of Wilmington; sister, Brenda Sanderson and husband, Dail of Richlands; grandchildren, Taylor Riner and husband, Austin, McKayla Whitman, Amber Strickland, Khale Gurney, Hailey Strickland, Kaydan Gurney, Fairyn Gurney, and Nicole Saladana; great grandchild, Tristen Riner.
In addition to his parents, Mr. Strickland was preceded in death by brother, Curtis Strickland.