SEYMORE, Robert Wiley Jr., of Apex, N.C., entered into eternal rest and peace on December 3, 2012 at his home. Mr. Seymore was born on March 27, 1974 in Richmond, Va., to Robert W. Seymore Sr. and Dorothy Brown Seymore. He graduated from Lake Brantley High School in Longwood, Fla., and continued his education at Waylan Baptist College in San Antonio, Texas, earning his bachelor's degree. He also served four years in the U.S. Air Force and was a retired police officer for B.A.R.T. in the Bay Area of California. Mr. Seymore was an avid sports fan; he enjoyed teaching and coaching his children in football, basketball, soccer and baseball. He is survived by his children, Robert W. Seymore III, Alexandra Elaine Seymore and Abigail Grace Seymore; his parents, Robert W. Seymore Sr. and wife, Sherri Via Seymore, of Bristol, Tenn.; his mother, Dorothy Brown Seymore of Longwood, Fla.; his sister, Christine Seymore Zuclich; and his brother, Stuart C. Seymore, both of Longwood, Fla.; and his maternal grandmother, Louise Brown of Sandston, Va.; also numerous aunts, uncles and cousins. The family will receive friends on Friday, December 7, from 6 to 8 p.m. at the Parham Chapel, Woody Funeral Home, 1771 N. Parham Road, and where a funeral service will be held Saturday, December 8, at
1 p.m. Interment to follow in Greenwood Memorial Gardens on Patterson Avenue. In lieu of flowers, please consider a donation to Hope Community Church (Seymore Children Fund), 821 Buck Jones Road, Raleigh, N.C. 27606. Online condolences at woodyfuneralhomeparham.com.
This obituary was originally published in the Richmond Times-Dispatch.