Robert C. “Rob” Forrest, 84, passed away Thursday, December 20, 2018, at Pine Ridge Health & Rehab Center in Thomasville where he had been a resident. Born April 24, 1934, in Davie County, he was the son of the late W. D. Forrest and the late Blanch Blaner Haney. He was also preceded in death by a grandson, Jay Lawson.
Rob retired from the furniture industry after 35 years of service. He had worked for Lexington Furniture and also worked part-time at Roses.
He is survived by one daughter, Janet Lance of Lexington, NC; two grandchildren, Christy and Brandon Davis; and two sisters, Peggy Smith of Advance and Frances.
There will be a service at 3:30 PM Friday, December 21, at Davie Funeral Chapel in Mocksville officiated by Rev. Tim Sink. A time of visitation will be from 3:00 PM until the time of service.
Davie Funeral Service is in charge of arrangements. Condolences may be posted online at www.daviefuneralservice.com.