Bobby Dean Curtis, age 82, of Forest City, NC, died Monday, January 13, 2020 at Hospice of the Carolina Foothills, Forest City. A native of Rutherford County, he was the son of the late Albert Curtis and Juanita Hill Curtis. He worked for over twenty years as a supervisor with Doncaster-Tanner Company and retired from Henson Timber. Bobby was a U S Army veteran serving during peace time in Korea and attended Crestview Baptist Church. He took great pride in his collection of clocks and also in his yard work which allowed him to enjoy the outdoors.
Survivors include his wife Carolyn Young Curtis of the home, daughters, Lisa Logan and husband Hugh of Forest City, NC and Linda Cannon and husband Chris of Marion, NC; grandchildren, Leslie Padgett and husband Daniel, Josh Bailey, Chloe Cannon, and Lucy Logan; and a great grandson, Gunner Padgett.
Funeral services will be held 3 pm Thursday, January 16, 2020 in The Padgett & King Chapel with Rev. Kevin Rohm officiating. Interment will follow in the Mt. Vernon Baptist Church Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 2 until 3 pm Thursday at Padgett & King. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Hospice of the Carolina Foothills, P O Box 336, Forest City, NC 28043.
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