Robert Franklin ‘Bob’ Honeycutt Sr.

Published 12:38 pm Tuesday, August 18, 2015

Robert Franklin “Bob” Honeycutt Sr., 88, of Cornelia, Ga., formerly of Greenville, S.C., died Monday, Aug. 17, 2015.

Born on Oct. 30, 1926 in Mocksville, he was the son of the late Frank and Blanche Hammer Honeycutt. Mr. Honeycutt was retired from Mead Johnson Pharmaceutical and was a member of First Baptist Church of Cornelia. He was also a U.S. Army World War II veteran and a volunteer and past president of Habersham Medical Center Hospital Auxiliary. He enjoyed college football and spending time with his family, especially his grandsons.

He was also preceded in death by his wife, Frances Stroud Honeycutt.

Survivors: son and daughter-in-law, Robert and Paula Honeycutt of Mt. Airy; grandchildren and spouses, Cody and Katie Honeycutt of Cornelia, Jake and Julie Honeycutt of Greenville, and Stroud and Meah Honeycutt of Virginia Beach, Va.; great grandchildren, Maggie, Allman, Layla and Kali; sister and brother-in-law, Betty and Ken Dwiggins of Mocksville.

Graveside services were to be at 2 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 20 at Woodlawn Memorial Park, Greenville, with Dr. Eric Spivey officiating. The family was to receive friends from 6-8 p.m. on Wednesday at the funeral home.

Memorials: Wounded Warrior Project, PO Box 758517, Topeka, KN 66675.