Robert “Bobby” Morris Oliver
Robert “Bobby” Morris Oliver, 78, of Martin, died Monday, July 30, 2007, at
Humboldt General Hospital in Humboldt.
Graveside services were at 3 p.m. Wednesday at East Side Cemetery in Martin,
with the Rev. Don Bullock officiating. Murphy Funeral Home was in charge of
Mike Thompson, Johnny Vincent, Jack Vincent and Russ Vincent served as
Oliver was born Sept. 28, 1928, in Martin, the son of the late Jesse N.
Oliver Sr. and Corrine Manley Oliver. He was a member of Broadway Baptist
Church, a graduate of Martin High School and retired from Martin
Manufacturing Co. He was a U.S. Army veteran, serving in Korea.
Survivors include a stepson, Eugene King of North Carolina; and two sisters,
June Thompson and Jean Vincent, both of Martin.
He was also preceded in death by his wife, Estelle Jones Oliver; a brother,
Jesse Oliver Jr.; and three sisters, Cyril Bearden, Dorris Mooring and
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