Robert Marshall Batchelor
September 13, 1931 – September 2, 2018
Pilot Community – Robert Marshall Batchelor, 86, went home to be with the Lord early Sunday morning. He was born in Franklin County to the late Noah Ervin & Martha Mullen Batchelor. He retired from the United States Airforce after 26 and ½ years of service. He worked for Kemp Furniture in Goldsboro. Marshall was a faithful member of the Pilot Lions Club. He was preceded in death by his siblings, Bernard & Paul Batchelor, Delenia Lewis & Ilene McGeachy.
He is survived by his daughters, Rebecca Board (John), Jennifer Batchelor, both of Durham, grandsons, Anthony & Christopher Board, sisters, Mayola Weaver of Butner, Alice Berry (Bill) of Maiden, sister-in-law, LaRue Batchelor of Pilot, several nieces & nephews & caregiver Susie Carlyle.
In lieu of flowers memorials are requested to Social Plains Baptist Church or Pilot Lions Club.
Funeral service 11 am, Wednesday, Social Plains Baptist Church with visitation from 10-11am, prior to the service. Burial will follow in the church cemetery.