Mr. Bobby "Fox" Brockington, 72 peacefully passed on Thursday, June 13, 2019, Funeral services will be Saturday, June 22, 2019 at 2:00 pm, Shiloh Missionary Baptist Church, 817 N. Old Stage Rd., St. Pauls, NC. Visitation: Friday 1 - 6 pm. Burial: Shiloh MB Church Cemetery, McKinnon Rd., St. Pauls, NC Dr. David Murphy, Sr., Pastor
Mr. Bobby Lee Brockington, son of the late Willie James Brockington and Lillie Jane Fairley Brockington,was born in Robeson County on November 30, 19946. He departed this earthly life on Thursday, June 13, 2019 at the McCleod Hospice House in Florence, South Carolina. Bobby was well known as "Fox" in the community.
Bobby attended East Side School in St. Pauls, North Carolina. He worked various jobs in his career, among them, working with concrete and landscaping.
Bobby leaves to cherish his memories a brother; J.B. Brockington and wife Lola of Wildwood, New Jersey, a brother; Eugene McCormick and wife Lizzie of Raeford, North Carolina and three sister-in-laws, Doshia McCormick of St. Pauls, North Carolina, Alberta Priest of Patterson, New Jersey and Betty Townsend of Florence, South Carolina and a host of friends, nieces and nephews.
Six brothers and a sister preceded him in death, Willie Brockington, Jr., Athon Brockington, Henry Danny Priest, Charles Townsend, Billie McCormick, William McCormick and Judy McNeil.