Mr. Robert Oxendine Jr., 92, of 346 Roberts Farm Road, was born June 8, 1921 and departed this life on September 8, 2013 at home. He is preceded in death by his wife: Mrs. Gussie Revels Oxendine; his parents: Mr. Robert and Mrs. Lucy Tyler Oxendine; a granddaughter: Ms. Carla Oxendine; and two sisters: Ms. Muriel Oxendine and Ms. Willo Oxendine.
The funeral will be conducted 3:00 p.m. Wednesday, September 11, 2013, at Purvis Independence Baptist Church with the Revs: Ronald Chavis and Earl Deese officiating. Viewing will be one hour prior to services at the church. Burial will follow in the Robert Oxendine Family Cemetery.
Mr. Oxendine is survived by three daughters: Ms. Tessie Clark and Mrs. Betty (Horace) Bell, both of Rowland, and Mrs. Yvonne (Kenneth) Bryant of Maxton; six sons: Mr. Leroy (Peggy) Oxendine, Mr. Danny (Grace) Oxendine, Mr. Freddie Robert (Betty) Oxendine, Mr. David Wayne (Janice) Oxendine, and Mr. James Lloyd (Shelia) Oxendine all of Rowland, and Mr. Herman Ray (Helen) Oxendine of Maxton; 21 grandchildren; 37 great-grandchildren; three brothers: Mr. Clavin Oxendine of Maxton, and Mr. Hallman Oxendine and Mr. James Oxendine, both of Rowland; five sisters: Ms. Dorothy Locklear, Ms. Nellie Hunt, and Ms. Genett Locklear all of Rowland, Ms. Betty Brooks of Pembroke, and Ms. Genell Lowery of Laurinburg; and a host of relatives and friends.
The family will receive friends from 7-9 p.m. Tuesday, September 10, 2013, at Purvis Independence Baptist Church.