Mr. Waltz “Bo” Locklear, 78, of 599 Jaycee Hut Road, Pembroke, was born July 18, 1934 and departed this life on Saturday, March 9, 2013 at his home. He was preceded in death by a son: Mr. Christopher J. Locklear. He attended Deep Branch Missionary Baptist Church.
The funeral will be conducted 3:00 p.m. Monday, March 11, 2013, at Deep Branch Missionary Baptist Church with the Revs: James A. Hunt and Gary Thompson officiating. Entombment will follow in the Lumbee Memorial Gardens.
Mr. Locklear is survived by his wife of 58 years: Mrs. Peggy R. Locklear of the home; three sons: Mr. James E. Locklear, Mr. Walt Locklear both of Pembroke and Mr. Jeffery Locklear of Lumberton; four daughters: Ms. Debbie K. Locklear, Ms. Sabrina L. Dew, Ms. Angela J. Chavis all of Pembroke and Ms. Sonya L. Hunt of Lumberton. Mr. Locklear was honored to have been “Granddaddy” to 6 grandsons and 12 granddaughters and “Great Granddaddy” to two great-granddaughters and one great-grandson. He is also survived by four sisters: his twin: Ms. Omie Jane Locklear, Ms. Goldie Mae Cox, Ms. Mary Chavis and Ms. Desser Mae Carter and a host of relatives and friends.
The family will receive friends from 7-9 p.m. Sunday, March 10, 2013, at Locklear & Son Funeral Home.