Mr. Robert “Mousie” Earl Locklear, 71, of 257 Lumbee Avenue, was born March 15, 1943 and departed this life on Tuesday, June 17, 2014 at Green Briar Assisted Living. He is preceded in death by his parents: Mr. Reedy and Mrs. Annie Neal Locklear.
The funeral service will be conducted at 5:00 p.m. Sunday, June 22, 2014 at Locklear & Son Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Claudie Wade Jacobs and Brian Jacobs officiating. Committal services will be 11:00 a.m. Monday, June 23, 2014 at Burnt Swamp Church Cemetery.
Mr. Locklear is survived by his wife: Mrs. Ruthie S. Locklear; a son: Mr. Shawn Locklear; a step-daughter: Ms. Tina Strickland; two brothers: Mr. Bobby Locklear and Mr. James Stacey Locklear; three sisters: Mrs. Marnece Locklear, Ms. Hazel Carter, and Mrs. Verlene (Harold) Tyner; three step-grandchildren: Brianna, Savannah, and Sebastian Brewer; and a host of relatives and friends.
The family will receive friends from 5-7 p.m. Sunday, June 22, 2014 at Locklear & Son Funeral Home.