Bobby Franklin Glover

BELMONT - Bobby Franklin Glover, 81, of Belmont, died Thursday, Jan. 17, 2013, at his home.

A native of Gaston County, he was one of 10 children of the late John Franklin and Kate Flowers Glover.
Bobby was a carpenter who worked in the textile and construction industries, retiring from Piedmont Processing.

He attended Unity Baptist Church in Belmont. He was an avid fisherman, hunter and sports fan, as well as a loving husband.

Survivors of Mr. Glover include his wife of 33 years, Frances Wilma White Glover, of Belmont; stepsons, Joel Shuler of Chester County S.C., Franklin Shuler of Clover, S.C.; stepdaughter, Annette Shuler Dillon, of Gastonia; brothers and sisters-in-law, Richard and Mary Jean Glover, of Gastonia, and Charles and Loretta Glover, of Belmont; sister, Mildred Whitner, of Belmont; six stepgrandchildren, including special granddaughter, Paige Head of Gastonia; and numerous nieces and nephews.

In addition to his parents, Bobby was preceded in death by four brothers and two sisters.

The family will receive friends Sunday, Jan. 20, 2013, from 1:30 to 2:30 p.m. at McLean Funeral Directors of Belmont. A graveside service will be held at 3 p.m. Sunday at Evergreen - A Quiet Place, officiated by the Rev. Joe Lawing.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Gaston Hospice, P.O. Box 3984, Gastonia, NC 28054 or Unity Baptist Church, 1005 Catawba St., Belmont, NC 28012.

Condolence messages may be sent online to www.mcleanfuneral.com.

McLean Funeral Directors of Belmont is serving the family of Mr. Glover.

Published in Gaston Gazette from Jan. 19 to Jan. 21, 2013