Robert Lee London
February 22, 1932 – July 28, 2019
Mr. Robert Lee “Bob” London, age 87 of China Grove, passed away on Sunday, July 28, 2019 at his home. Bob was born on February 22, 1932 in Rowan County and was the son of the late Lewis and Naomi London. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his son, Bobby Dale London, also his brother, Gene London and sister, Joyce Ann Wendelken. A graduate of Groton Military School, he went on to join the US Coast Guard where he served his country. Bob was an active member of Central Baptist Church in Kannapolis for many years.
Mr. London owned his own mobile catering business, Snak-Time Catering that he operated for many years. He had a tremendous work ethic and high standards for doing his best in all he undertook. In his spare time, he loved being outdoors, especially working in his yard . He enjoyed going to the flea market and fishing. His greatest joy was in spending time with his family.
Those left to cherish his memory are his loving wife of 67 years, Helen Nichols, his son, Steve London (Phyllis), and his brother Grey London. He also leaves behind his grandchildren, Anna London, Steven London Jr., Robert London (Colette), Carmen London and Garrett London. Also surviving him is his brother in –law, Lee Nichols (Carol).
Visitation for Mr. London will be on Wednesday July 31, 2019 from 2:00 -3:00pm at Linn-Honeycutt Funeral Home in China Grove with a Memorial Service celebrating his life in the Chapel of Linn-Honeycutt Funeral Home at 3:00pm officiated by Rev. Curtis Parker. Online condolences may be made be left for the family at www.linn-honeycutt.com. Linn-Honeycutt Funeral Home is serving the family of Mr. London.
- Visitation Wednesday, July 31, 2019
- Memorial Service Wednesday, July 31, 2019