BALDWIN - Bob Mabry, 91, passed away on Saturday, September 14, 2013.
He was born on September 6, 1922, in Franklin County, the son of the late Walter and Nancy King Mabry. Mr. Mabry was preceded in death by brothers, Sam Mabry and James Mabry; sisters, Clio Mabry and Ruth Mabry. He was the last member of his immediate family.
He was a United States Navy veteran serving in World War II, and was a retired director of accounting for The Southern Railway System with 42 years of service. He was a member of the Gaines Chapel United Methodist Church, and was a member of the Masons, Scottish Rite and Shriners.
Survivors include his loving wife of 57 years, Priscilla Payne Mabry, Baldwin; and a number of nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. on Tuesday, September 17, at Whitfield Funeral Home with the Rev. Tim House officiating. Interment will follow in Lane Family Cemetery with full military honors provided by the United States Navy Color Guard, The Grant Reeves VFW Post #7720, the Habersham County American Legion Post #84, and the Rabun County DAV Chapter #15. The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Monday, September 16, at the funeral home.
Those wishing to express online condolences may do so by visiting our website at www.whitfieldfuneralhomes.com.
Arrangements are in the care of Whitfield Funeral Home, South Chapel, Baldwin.