Robert “Bob” Allen Gooden, 75, passed away Friday, Aug. 26, 2016 at Lower Cape Fear Hospice and LifeCare Center in Whiteville. Mr. Gooden was born April 18, 1941 to the late Robert Leroy and Gertrude Barfield Gooden in Clarkton, and attended Clarkton Presbyterian Church.
Bob’s caretakers and family will receive friends from 2-2:45 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 28 at Bladen-Gaskins Funeral Home in Elizabethtown followed by a celebration of life service at 3 p.m. Entombment will follow at Peacock Funeral Home in Whiteville.
Survivors include an aunt, Helen Barfield Heustess; several cousins; many friends and his caretakers.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Clarkton Presbyterian Church, 10433 College Street, Clarkton, N.C. 28433; or Lower Cape Fear Hospice and LifeCare Center, 206 Warrior Trail, Whiteville, N.C. 28472; or a charity of one’s choice in his honor.