Bobby Allen Brantley
July 14, 1931 – August 6, 2020
Zebulon – Bobby Allen Brantley, 89, died Thursday. He was born in Nash County to the late Walter B. & Lessie Brantley. He was an Assembly Leader with Athey Products. He had a big heart and loved his family with all his heart. Bobby loved a crowd and a big party. He enjoyed talking with people, singing & made fantastic brunswick stew. He was an avid reader & was well versed in WWII history. He was preceded in death by his beloved wife of 52 years, Janet Massey Brantley, siblings, Reba Cone, Phoebe Baines, Dewey Brantley, Wallace Brantley, half siblings, Lloyd, Clefford, & Lendo Brantley, and Reca Pearce.
He is survived by his children, Karen B. Murphy & husband, Ronald of Zebulon, Dexter Brantley, of the home, granddaughter, Aimee Murphy, and many nieces and nephews.
The family wishes to give a special thank you to Heartland Hospice, & its staff, Deneace, Emily, & Sandy.
Flowers welcomed or memorials may be made to Union Hope Baptist Church.
Graveside service 3 pm, Monday August 10, Brantley Family Cemetery at Union Hope Baptist Church. Masks are required and CDC guidelines will be followed. Will be available at www.facebook.com/stricklandfuneral
Arrangments are with Strickland Funeral Home & Crematory, 211 W. Third St. Wendell. www.stricklandfuneral.com