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Robert McCall "Bob" Brinkley


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Robert McCall "Bob" Brinkley Obituary
Robert McCall “Bob” Brinkley, 86, passed away at Dominion Village, Poquoson, VA on March 30, 2018. Bob, son of the late Robert Alexander and Chloe Banner Brinkley of North Cove, North Carolina was born on January 24, 1932. He attended North Cove High School then graduated from North Carolina State University with a Bachelor's and then later a Master's degree. He retired in 1992 after spending 27 years with IBM as a Systems Engineer. Bob enjoyed spending time with family and friends and in his earlier years was an avid gardener. He was a great father to his three sons Scott, Eric, and Mark. Bob was preceded in death by his parents, Robert and Chloe Brinkley, and beloved wife, Julia Smith Brinkley. He is survived by his sons, Scott Brinkley (Anette) of Newport News, Eric Brinkley of Old Town, FL, and Mark Brinkley (Audrey) of Fairfax Station, VA; sisters, Sarah Belew of San Antonio, TX, Marilyn Shaw of Sarasota, FL, and Janice Hollifield of Nebo, NC; brothers, Jacob Wright (Rebecca) of Marion, NC and Jim Wright (Betty) of Wilson, NC; six grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews. Graveside funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, April 6, at the Brinkley Family Cemetery in North Cove, North Carolina. Claytor Rollins Funeral Home, Poquoson, VA is in charge of arrangements. Online condolences to claytorrollins.com .
Published in Daily Press on Apr. 4, 2018
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