Robert C. ‘Rob’ Forrest

Published 12:12 pm Thursday, December 27, 2018

Robert C. “Rob” Forrest, 84, died on Thursday, Dec. 20, 2018 at Pine Ridge Health & Rehab Center in Thomasville where he had been a resident.

Born April 24, 1934 in Davie County, he was the son of the late W.D. Forrest and the late Blanch Blaner Haney.He was also preceded in death by a grandson, Jay Lawson.

He retired from the furniture industry after 35 years. He had worked for Lexington Furniture and worked part-time at Roses.

Survivors: a daughter, Janet Lance of Lexington; 2 grandchildren, Christy and Brandon Davis; and 2 sisters, Peggy Smith of Advance and Frances.

A service was held at 3:30 p.m. Friday, Dec. 21 at Davie Funeral Chapel in Mocksville officiated by the Rev. Tim Sink. A time of visitation was from 3 p.m. until the time of service.