NASHVILLE - Robert Glenn Hasty, Jr., 73, passed away on August 1, 2014. Robert was born February 10, 1941 in Richmond, VA. to the late Robert and Edith Hasty. He was a member Englewood Baptist Church where he was a past Deacon. Robert was also a retired Colonel of the U. S. Army. He attended the University of Richmond, UCLA
, Army War College and Brazilian War College. Robert served his country for 30 years and taught JROTC for 15 years.
He leaves to cherish his memory, his wife of 52 years, Anita Yvette Hasty of Rocky Mount; sons, Brian Glenn Hasty and wife Cathie of Richmond, VA. and Rev. Micah Andrew Hasty and wife, Kristin of Canton, Ohio; daughter, Nichole Yvette Hasty Allan of Beaverdam, VA; brother, Lawrence Joseph Hasty and wife, Patricia of Richmond, VA.; grandchildren, Rachel Nicole Allan of Ashland, VA., Rylee Kate Hasty and Rayna Noel Hasty of Canton, Ohio.
Memorial service will be held 2:00 pm Wednesday, August 6, 2014 at Englewood Baptist Church with Dr. Michael Cloer officiating. The family will receive friends Wednesday from 1-2:00 p.m. prior to the service. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Englewood Baptist Church, 1350 S. Winstead Ave. Rocky Mount, NC 27803 .
Cornerstone Funeral Home is honored to be caring for the Hasty family and words of comfort may be shared at www.cornerstonefuneralhomeandcremations.com
Cornerstone Funeral Home 1052 South First Street, Nashville, NC 27856.