Robert Daniel “Bobby” Stone, 85, of Long Island died Wednesday, Jan. 22, 2020, at Guggenheimer Nursing and Rehab in Lynchburg.
Born Oct. 11, 1934, in Pittsylvania County, he was a son of the late Chesley Daniel Stone and Florence Moon Stone. He was predeceased by his wife, Alease Hughes Stone; and two sons-in-law, Frankie Marsh and Ben Wyatt. Mr. Stone was a member of Straightstone Baptist Church and he retired from Lynchburg Gas. He loved fishing, genealogy, traveling, and spending time with his family and friends.
He is survived by three daughters, Jane Marsh of Gretna, Robbin Wyatt of Long Island, and Donna Bowers and husband, Stan, of New London, N.C...; one brother, James Stone of Newport News; one sister, Faye Burkwall and husband, Paul, of Mechanicsville; and four grandchildren, Beth Marsh, Frank Marsh, Tori Marsh, and Preston Bowers.
Ac graveside service was conducted 2 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 25 at Carl O. Moran Memorial Garden by Rev. R.G. Rowland.
The family received friends from 7 to 8 p.m. Friday, Jan. 24, at Colbert-Moran Funeral Home and other times at the residence.
The family gives a special thank you to Bobby’s caregivers, Connie and Polly, for all their help and support.
Colbert-Moran Funeral Home, Gretna, is assisting the family. Condolences may be sent to the family by visiting www.colbertmoran.com.