Christopher Len Gobble
Published 8:24 am Tuesday, November 30, 2021
Mr. Christopher Len Gobble, 64, of NC Hwy. 801 S., Mocksville, passed away Monday, Nov. 22, 2021 at Novant Health Forsyth Medical Center in Winston-Salem.
He was born on May 14, 1957 in Forsyth County to the late James Franklin and Lucille Butcher Gobble.
Mr. Gobble was a truck driver and worked for Christy Trucking for many years. His C.B. handle was “Asphalt Gambler” and he made many friends throughout his career. He enjoyed many regular breakfasts at C.J.’s in Mocksville and enjoyed hunting, visiting the mountains, and woodworking in his shop. Mr. Gobble was a family-man who cherished his grandchildren and loved his close companion, Bruno.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by: a sister, Carolyn Sue Bowers; and a lifelong friend, Gerald Watson.
Survivors: his soulmate, Carla Crawford; his daughter, Amber G. Knight (Tim) of Winston-Salem; his grandchildren, Hannah Knight, Jackson Knight, and Cooper Knight; 2 sisters, Pamela Gobble Lambeth (Donny) and Debra Gobble Smith; nieces and nephews, Kathryn Lambeth Brann, Karrie Lambeth Tuttle, Carly Lambeth Johnson, Kristen Caroline Lambeth, Andrew Wesley Gobble, Thomas Franklin Watson, Ginger Schaffer Lewis, and George “Bud” Bowers; and many special friends.
A memorial service will be conducted at 2 p.m. Friday, Dec. 3 at Eaton Funeral Chapel in Mocksville with Pastor Jason Holly officiating.
Online condolences: www.eatonfuneralservice.com.