George “Bobby” Robert Larkins Sr.

January 19, 1937 - June 17, 2010
George “Bobby” Robert Larkins Sr.

George Robert Larkins Sr., 73 of Wilmington died Thursday, June 17, 2010 at Lower Cape Fear Hospice & LifeCareCenter .

Bobby was born January 19, 1937 in Acme-Delco, son of the late George Edgar and Arlene Potter Larkins. He was preceded in death by a sister, Audrey L. McCartney and a brother, Ennis G. Larkins.

He was an avid fisherman, golfer and racecar fan.

Surviving are his wife of 51 years, Delores Crisco Larkins, son George Robert Larkins Jr. and wife Reneé, and grandson Harrison Larkins. Bobby is also survived by brothers Don Larkins (Carolyn) and Alvin Larkins (Martha), sisters Katie L. McKinney and Linda L. Stewart (Robert), as well as several nieces and nephews.

He was a member of Oleander United Methodist Church, where the family will receive friends from 6:00 – 8:00 PM, Sunday. Funeral service will be 11:00 am Monday, June 21, 2010 with Reverend Linda Taylor officiating. Interment will follow the service at Oleander Memorial Gardens.

Memorial donations may be made to Oleander United Methodist Church, 5810 Oleander Drive Wilmington, NC 28403-4716.

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Wilmington Burial and Cremation Service, 1535 S. 41st Street, Wilmington, NC 28403 910.791.9099


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  • June 19, 2010
    William Horrell says:
    Robert, Renee and Family, So sorry to hear of your dad's passing. He was a great guy and always fun to be around.He will be missed.You are in our prayers. God bless you. William Horrell& Family

  • June 19, 2010
    Robbie Smith & family says:
    This is short condolence to the family of Bobby Larkins. You all are in our thoughts and prayers. May God continue to be with you.

  • June 17, 2010
    Louise Garner says:
    Delores and Robert, my thoughts and prayers are with you and your families Louise Garner.

  • June 18, 2010
    Jody Olinger says:
    Robert,Renee' and Harrison, We are sorry to hear of the passing of your Dad. It's so hard to understand why people are taken from us, but find comfort in knowing you were a special part of such a well-lived life. When the Lord calls our loved ones home, he leaves a gift of memories in exchange. When your heart is empty, fill it with those memories that will make you smile. Always remember that those memories are the legacy of his love to you. Just know that our thoughts and prayers are with you all at this time. With Sympathy, Larry McClure Ed McClure Teddy McClure Jerry McClure Tim Morgan Jody Olinger Billy Brownlow Zeke Lester

  • June 19, 2010
    Edward Ward says:
    Delores: Please accept my Sympathy in the passing of Bobby and may God protect and keep your family and give you peace. Ed