Robert Lee McBride, Jr.
LAFAYETTE - A Memorial Service celebrating the life of Robert Lee McBride, Jr. will be held on Saturday, September 21, 2013 at 10:00 AM in Community Baptist Church, located at 800 Rue de Belier Lafayette, LA 70506.
Reverend Tom Lambert will officiate the services.
He is survived by three sons, Weston McBride, Mitchell McBride and his fiancée, Eryn Laviolette, and Eric McBride and his wife, Allie; and two grandchildren, Konner McBride and Kinlee McBride.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Robert Lee McBride, Sr. and Louise Chachere; and one brother, Gary McBride.
Robert served his country honorably in the United States Navy
during the Vietnam War
. He was an accomplished welder and electronic technician, owning his own electronic business in Lafayette for many years. Robert also worked for ESSI as a communications technician. He enjoyed motorcycling with friends, often riding with his Vietnam Veterans Club, and also riding motorcross dirt bikes with his sons. He was an avid golfer, a talented musician and a great drummer and guitarist. He will best be remembered for his wonderful sense of humor. Making someone laugh brought him so much personal joy. Robert will be deeply missed by his family and friends.
The McBride Family will receive friends at Community Baptist Church, beginning one hour prior to the service.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made in Robert McBride's name to Community Baptist Church, 800 Rue de Belier Lafayette, LA. 70506
View the obituary and guestbook online at www.mourning.com
Martin & Castille Funeral Home- DOWNTOWN, 330 St. Landry St, Lafayette, LA 70506 . 337-234-2311