Robert D. Foddrill of Mitchell passed away on Monday, February 15th at Dunn Memorial Hospital at the age of 78.
Born in 1931 in Lawrence County to parents Ishmael and Lena (Jones) Foddrill, he had been married to Hope Jonell Franklin since 1953, was retired as a foreman at Carpenter Body Works after 35 years of service, was a member of Tunnel Hill Pentecostal Church and was a veteran of the U.S. Air Force.
Robert is survived by his wife; one daughter, Debra L. Miller and her husband Mark; one son, Dale Foddrill; several grandchildren; one brother, Kenny Foddrill; as well as several nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents and two brothers, Charles and Bill.
Funeral services will be held on Thursday, February 18th at 10:00AM in the Elmwood Chapel of Day & Carter Mortuary with burial to follow in Hilltop Cemetery.
Visitation will be from 4:00PM until 8:00PM on Wednesday, February 17th at Day & Carter Funeral Home.