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