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Bobby Gene Kirkman

December 15, 1937 ~ January 5, 2019 (age 81)

Bobby Gene Kirkman, 81, of Ramseur, died Saturday, January 5, 2019 at Universal Health Care in Ramseur.

Funeral Services, 3 PM, Tuesday, January 8, 2019, at Patterson Grove Christian Church, Ramseur.

Officiating, Rev. Wade Craven.

Burial will follow in the church cemetery.

He was a native of Randolph County, a member of Patterson Grove Christian Church, and board member of the Hammer Board. Bobby was retired from Southland Life Insurance, loved antiques and antique cars. He was an avid fisherman and loved his grandchildren.  Bobby was preceded in death by his parents, Cecil and Mae Yow Kirkman, sisters, Helen Benner, Elizabeth K. Deaton, Mary Jennings, and brothers, Jessie Kirkman, Hampton Kirkman.

Survivors: daughter, Debbie K. Lehman and husband Rick, of Newcomerstown Ohio, son, Gary L. Kirkman and wife Sue, of Goldston, sister, Clara P. Parker, of Ramseur, two grandchildren, Justin Johnson and wife Samantha, Paxton Kirkman and wife Heather.

Visitation, 1:30 PM to 3:00 PM, Tuesday, Patterson Grove Christian Church, Ramseur.

Condolences may be made online at

Arrangements by Loflin Funeral Home, Ramseur.

Memorials may be made to Hospice of Randolph County, PO Box 9, Asheboro, NC 27204 and Patterson Grove Christian Church, Ricky Gibson 1758 Academy Rd. Ext., Franklinville, NC 27248.

Donations may be made to:

Hospice of Randolph County
PO Box 9, Asheboro NC 27204

Patterson Grove Christian Church
c/o Ricky Gibson 1758 Academy Rd. Ext., Franklinville NC 27248

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