Bobby Gene McColskey, 80, passed away Wednesday, June 2, 2021, at his home.
Bobby was born on June 3, 1940, in Lumberton, to the late James “Capp” and Susan Britt McColskey. He was also preceded in death by his wife, Anna Lois Rhodes McColskey; one son, William Eugene McCloskey; and a granddaughter, Brandie Lynn McColskey.
His funeral service will be held at 3 p.m. Saturday, June 5, at Worthington Funeral Home with Rev. Jimmy Caines officiating. The family will receive friends from 2–2:45 p.m. Saturday at the funeral home. Interment will be in the Chadbourn Memorial Cemetery.
Survivors include his sister, Betty Sue M. Strickland of New Bern; a granddaughter, Jessica Marie McColskey of Florida; a nephew, Steven M. Strickland of New Bern; and “adopted” kids, Christa and Kent Fowler and “adopted” grandchildren, Logan and Austin Fowler.
The family would like to express a special thanks to Eddie and Denise Williamson for their many years of support and care for Bobby.