Death: November 15, 2011
November 15, 2011
Fariss, Robert W. “Bob”, 69, passed away on Tuesday, November 15, 2011 at his home in Roanoke, VA. Bob served honorably in the U. S. Air Force from 1962-1968 and retired from the Eaton Corporation of Roxboro, NC. He was preceded in death by his parents, William Estel Fariss and Virginia Irene Horton Fariss; and sister, Barbara Fariss. He is survived by his loving wife, Patsy; his five children, Nancy Poff and husband, David, Garry Michael, Jeff Golden, Wayne Golden and wife, April, Rhonda Fariss Johnson and husband, Mickey; eight grandchildren and one great grandchild. Bob was a devoted husband, father, and grandfather who loved his dogs and Washington Redskins. A graveside service will be held at 11:00 AM on Friday, November 18, 2011 in the Mausoleum of Old Dominion Memorial Gardens with Pastor W. Paul Greer officiating. The family will receive friends on Thursday from 6 to 8 PM at Oakey’s East Chapel, 540-977-3909.
Friday November 18, 2011, 11:00 A.M.
Old Dominion Memorial Gardens
Thursday November 17, 2011, 6:00 P.M. - 8:00 P.M.
Oakey's East Chapel