Robert “Bob” Almond Fish, 84 of Fuquay-Varina, passed away, Friday morning, August 29, 2014 at Transitions LifeCare.
Born in Harnett Co., NC, he was the son of the late Alex Nathan Fish and Ima Denning. In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by his wife of 55 years, Nona Fish.
Bob is survived by his daughter, Melody Whitford and son-in-law Gil; granddaughter, Annabelle Whitford; a special brother, Dural Lee Fish and wife Goldie; sister, Charlotte Sauls.
Bob graduated from Coats High School and worked in manufacturing and construction. He was a past master of the Garner Masonic Lodge and a very active member of Amran Shrine. Bob also enjoyed attending Aversboro Road Baptist Church Sunday School.
Flowers are welcome or donations can be made in memory of Bob to Shriners Hospitals for Children, 2900 Rocky Point Drive, Tampa, FL 33607 or Transitions LifeCare, 250 Hospice Circle, Raleigh, NC 27607.
A Graveside Service will be held 2:00 p.m., Sunday, August 31, 2014 at Montlawn Memorial Park.
The family will receive friends from 1-2:00 p.m. at Montlawn Funeral Home prior to the service.
The family would like to express their sincere gratitude for the love and care provided by the staff at Sunrise Senior Living and Transitions LifeCare.
Arrangements are by Montlawn Funeral Home, 2911 S. Wilmington St., Raleigh, NC. Condolences can be made at www.montlawn.com