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Roy Bolin

Roy R. Bolin Sr.

Monday, April 28th, 1952 Monday, February 25th, 2019

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Obituary for Roy R. Bolin Sr.

Smyrna -- Mr. Roy Rogers Bolin Sr., 66, of 4600 Canaan Church Road, passed away on February 25, 2019, at his residence.

Born in Whitmire, he was the husband of Donna Ghent Bolin and the son of the late John Bolin and Lura Duncan Bolin. Roy previously worked as a newspaper deliveryman and was of the Baptist faith.

In addition to his wife, surviving Mr. Bolin are one son, Roy Bolin Jr. of Smyrna; one daughter, Betty Jo Bolin of Sharon; one brother, Rex Bolin of Smyrna; two sisters, Judy Hall of Waterloo and Dale Wyatt of Hickory Grove; three grandchildren, Hunter Bolin, Peyton Crabtree, and Shiland Turney.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his brother, Charles Bolin.

The family will receive friends on Wednesday, February 27, 2019, from 6:00-8:00 pm at Gordon Mortuary, 400 West Cherokee Street, Blacksburg, SC. Graveside services will he held on Thursday, February 28, 2019, at 3:00 pm at Canaan United Methodist Church Cemetery with Rev. John Cody and Rev. Phil Lemmons officiating. Jeff Murray, Danny Wyatt, Gene Wyatt, Zach Mckean, Adam Turney, and Hubert Sutton, will serve as pallbearers. Following the graveside service, the family will meet in the fellowship hall at Smyrna Baptist Church.

The Book of Memories is available at www.gordonmortuary.com.

The Blacksburg location of Gordon Mortuary is serving the Bolin family.

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  • Visitation

    Wednesday, February 27th, 2019 | 6:00pm - 8:00pm
    Gordon Mortuary
    400 West Cherokee Street
    Blacksburg, South Carolina
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    Wednesday, February 27th, 2019
    6:00pm - 8:00pm
  • Service

    Canaan United Methodist Church Cemetery
    4810 Canaan Church Road
    Smyrna, SC
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    Officiant
    Rev. Charles Foster
  • Interment

    Thursday, February 28th, 2019 |
    Canaan United Methodist Church Cemetery
    4810 Canaan Church Road
    Smyrna, SC
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    Thursday, February 28th, 2019

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Comment | Posted at 07:51am via Floral Arrangements
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Susan Hawkins

My heartfelt sympathies and prayers go out to you Betty Jo and your family. I am so very sorry for your loss. Your dad is no longer suffering or in pain now. He will have the best seat in the house watching you and your beautiful family grow until it is time for you to be reunited. Love you all. Susan Hawkins
Comment | Posted at 06:20pm via Condolence

Betty Bolin

Thank you so much. Love you too.
Posted at 01:20am
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Randy Floyd

Randy Floyd
Sorry for your loss Donna. Only met you and Roy once and was nice meeting y’all, me and Roy had delivering newspapers in common. Hope your kids and family will remain close and support you during this tough period.
Comment | Posted at 06:12pm via Condolence
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Crystal Lucas

Donna, Betty Jo, and Lil Roy,
I'm so sorry for your loss, your family is in my thoughts and prayers. Roy was a wonderful person one like no other, I remember when it would be cold outside he'd say something along the lines of there's fire in them tools lol meaning get you're butt to work and stop complaining. If there's anything I can do just let me know.
Comment | Posted at 05:52pm via Condolence

Betty Bolin

Thank you. We love you.
Posted at 01:21am
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Dee Sanders

Betty Jo
So sorry for the loss of your Daddy.
Many prayers for you and your family. As you gather this week, lean on your fondest memories, love and comfort one another as you celebrate a life well lived.
Dee Sanders
Columbia, SC
Comment | Posted at 04:57pm via Condolence

Betty Bolin

Thank you
Posted at 01:21am
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