Robert Earl Peede, 86, passed away on Friday, March 4, 2022 at his home in La Grange. He was preceded in death by his parents, Rufus Peede and Mary Silverthorne Dail; son, Robert Earl Peede, Jr., and brothers, Lawrence Peede and Wayne Peede.
He was a loving husband of 64 years and a wonderful father, grandfather, great-grandfather, great-great-grandfather and friend. He attended Kinston First Pentecostal Holiness Church and served in the United States Navy. He enjoyed gardening, tinkering around the house, and spending time with his family. He was loved by all who knew him and will be missed by many.
Robert is survived by his wife, Virginia Peede, of the home; daughter, Robin Jean Shingleton, of the home; son, Robert Eugene Peede and wife, Tiffany, of La Grange; grandchildren, Bryan Shingleton, Timothy Shingleton, Brooks Shingleton, Logan Peede, Josh Shingleton, Connor Peede, Abbey Peede, and Natalee Peede; six great-grandchildren; four great-great-grandchildren; many nieces and nephews, and several other special family and friends.
A visitation will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Monday, March 7, 2022 at Kinston First Pentecostal Holiness Church, 711 Phillips Road, Kinston, NC with funeral service following at 1:00 p.m. Burial will follow the service at Pinelawn Memorial Park with military honors.
The family would like to thank Dr. Lewis and the staff at Amedisys Hospice for their special care and comfort.