Robert F. “Bob” Pope
Hephzibah, GA – Robert Francis Pope, 83, husband of Helen Mock Pope, entered into rest Saturday, November 28, 2020 at Dwight David Eisenhower Army Medical Center.
Graveside services will be held Thursday, December 3, 2020 at 11:00 AM from Hillcrest Memorial Park with Tommy Kilpatrick officiating.
Family and friends are asked to gather at the graveside.
Robert Pope, son of the late Francis Wesley Pope and Floy Delena Clontz Pope, was born in Hendersonville, NC. He was a 27 year Veteran of the United States Army and a retired VA police officer with 20 years of service. He was a member of Story Mill Baptist Church.
He was preceded in death by his step-daughters Beth Hurd and Renee Pirtle, his brothers Glenn Pope, Earl Pope, Charles Pope, and L.G. Pope, his sister Hilda “Sissy” Pope, and his grandson Phillip Pope.
In addition to his wife, he is survived by his children Mark Pope (Geri), Robin Butler (Harold), Pamela Murphey (Steve), and Clifford Pope (Jodi), his stepchildren Patty Hawkins (Robert), and Charles Tomlinson (Dottie), his brother Frank Pope, his sisters Helen Foster and Nancy Pressley, his grandchildren Joshua Pope, Tracy Daniel, April Benson, Stephen Murphey, Thomas Murphey, Shane Murphey, Austin Pope, Carli Pope, Josi Pope, Ann Leeman, Amber Pirtle, Brittany Pirtle, Bobby Hawkins, Kristen Greer, and Kristina Masone, and numerous great grandchildren.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Story Mill Baptist Church, 4684 Story Mill Rd, Hephzibah, GA 30815.
Chance & Hydrick Funeral Directors, 2502 Richmond Hill Road, Augusta, GA, 30906.