AULANDER, NC – Robert Anderson “Bob” Joyner, age 63, of Charles Taylor Road, passed away peacefully on Monday, June 21, 2021 at his home surrounded by his family.
Bob was born on November 27, 1957 to the late Linwood Joyner and Virgie Vaughan Joyner of Woodland, NC. He was an avid outdoorsman where he enjoyed hunting, fishing, playing golf, playing tennis, and flying remote control airplanes. Bob loved music and enjoyed playing bluegrass on his banjo. He liked old cars and owned a blue Ford falcon. Bob also had a passion for doing taxidermy, however his greatest love was spending time with his family. He was a loving husband, father, grandfather, and brother. Bob was loved by his family and friends and will be deeply missed by all that knew him.
Left to cherish Bob’s memory is beloved wife Nancy, two daughters, Kimberly Joyner of Jackson, and Crystal Joyner of Conway; two grandsons, Brandon Hux and Noah Wheeler, both of Conway; two sisters, Linda Whitley and companion Joe Pohle of Las Vegas, NV, and Carolyn Clopton of Roanoke Rapids; brother, Lin Joyner of Woodland; and mother-in-law, Agnes Jernigan.
The family will receive friends on Friday, June 25, 2021, from 6:00 pm until 7:30 pm at Garrett-Sykes Funeral Service, Ahoskie, and other times at the home.
A celebration of life service will be held on Saturday, June 26, 2021, at 3:00 pm at the Chapel of Garrett-Sykes Funeral Service, Ahoskie, with Rev. Buck Leary, officiating. Burial will follow at Cedar Lawn Cemetery in Rich Square.
Garrett-Sykes Funeral Service – Ahoskie Chapel is handling the arrangements for the Joyner family and online condolences can be directed to the family by visiting www.garrettsykesfs.com.