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Sept. 22, 1938-Jan. 7, 2010

SEVEN SPRINGS -- Robert Carl Lassiter, 71, of 4538 Emmaus Church Road, died Thursday at Rex Healthcare in Raleigh.

Funeral services will be held at 3 p.m. today at Tyndall Funeral Home in Mount Olive.

The Rev. Bud Jenness will officiate. The family will receive friends at the funeral home immediately following the service, and at other times at the residence.

On Monday at 11 a.m., the committal and interment will take place at Wayne Memorial Park.

Mr. Lassiter, son of the late Stephen and Pauline Smith Lassiter, was a member of Zion United Methodist Church. He was retired from General Electric with 30 years of service where he was a welds-mechanic.

He is survived by his wife, Bonnie Parks Lassiter of the home; three daughters and sons-in-law, Yvonne and Danny Mills of Grantham, Amanda and Mark McCollum of Seven Springs, and Catherine Eubanks of Seven Springs; nine grandchildren, Kristina Mills-Gregory and husband, Chris, Miranda Reich and husband, Justin, Candace Mills, Charlie Mills, Sarah McCollum, Rachel McCollum, Will McCollum, Catherine Eubanks and Samantha Eubanks; two great-grandchildren, Landon Mills and Avery Gregory; a sister and brother-in-law, Carolyn and Wellon Pittman of Goldsboro; his dear mother-in-law, Callie Hill Parks of Seven Springs; and the Parks family.

In lieu of flowers, memorial gifts to Zion United Methodist Church, c/o Joy Williams, 360 Pineview Cemetery Road, Mount Olive, NC 28365 would be appreciated.

Online condolences to www.tyndallfh.com.


Published in Obituaries on January 10, 2010 1:01 PM