Bobby Gene Phelps, Jr., age 70, of Asheboro passed away on Monday, February 13, 2023 at Randolph Hospital.
Mr. Phelps was born in Davidson County on December 9, 1952 to Bobby Gene and Corrina Gillispe Phelps. Bobby served his country in the U.S. Marine Corps and was retired from Thomasville Furniture. In addition to his parents, Bobby was preceded in death by his aunt, Doris Bradley. He loved building anything, especially furniture and model cars. He loved playing cards, NASCAR, and in his younger years, loved working on cars.
Bobby was a good father and is survived by his sons, Steven Perez and his fiancée Ashley and Brandon Phelps; and sister, Faye Bowman.
The family will receive friends on Saturday, February 18, 2023 from 12 noon-1:00 pm at Pugh Funeral Home, 437 Sunset Avenue in Asheboro with military honors by the Randolph County Honor Guard.
Memorials may be made to Soldiers' Angels, P.O. Box 96563, Washington, DC 20077-7550.
Pugh Funeral Home in Asheboro is serving the Phelps family. Please share remembrances and condolences at www.pughfuneralhome.com