Barrie Wayne Bobbitt
June 23, 1949 – January 5, 2017
MIDDLESEX – Barrie Wayne Bobbitt, 67, died Thursday. He was born in Wake County to the late Wiley Wane & Henrietta Pearce Bobbitt. He worked for ITT/Alcatel. He loved playing drums, beach music, & the Carolina Hurricanes. Barrie served in the U. S. Navy and was a member of White Stone Lodge #155 AF & AM Masonic Lodge. He was preceded in death by his brother Henry Bobbitt.
He is survived by his wife of 42 years, Joanne Smith Bobbitt of the home, sisters, Jeanne B. Harrell of Raleigh, Sandra B. Etheridge (Billy) of Garner, Charlotte B. Neighbors (Larry) of Raleigh, sister-in-law, Miriam S. Bobbitt of Zebulon, loving niece & nephews.
In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to Samaria Baptist Church 3752 Samaria Church Ln
Middlesex, North Carolina, 27557 or Wakefield Central Baptist Church, 308 Proctor St., Zebulon, NC, 27597.
Graveside service 11 am, Thursday, Murray Bryant Family Cemetery in Samaria.
Arrangements are with Strickland Funeral Home, 211 W. Third St., Wendell. www.stricklandfuneralhomes.net