Bobby Lee Salmons Jr.
Published 3:20 pm Monday, February 7, 2022
Bobby Lee Salmons Jr., 88, of Oak Island, NC, went to be with his Lord and Savior on Thursday, Jan. 20, 2022.
Bobby honored his country by serving in the U.S. Army for 3 years. He also played Minor League Baseball with the Philadelphia A’s. Later, Bobby retired after 34 years with AT&T. He loved watching all kinds of sports and spending time with his family.
He was preceded in death by: his parents; 3 sisters; and his beloved daughter, Rhonda.
Survivors: his wife of 55 wonderful years, Mary Lou; loving daughter Karen Taylor (Rodney); his “special son,” Eddie Quillin; grandchildren, Bradley Taylor, Sabrina Varner (Shane), Brent Quillin; great-granddaughter, Reagan Quillin; his fur baby, Trixie; and by in-laws and numerous nieces and nephews.
A memorial service will be held on Saturday, Feb. 19 at 2 p.m. at Rescue House Church, 653 Wilkesboro St., Mocksville. Pastor Matt Hudson will officiate.
Memorials: Rescue House Church, Mocksville; or charity of donor’s choice.