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Wednesday January 15th, 2020
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Robert "Bobby" Wilson Stallings, III

Robert “Bobby” Wilson Stallings III, 87, passed away January 13, 2020. He was born December 18, 1932 and lived his whole life in Smithfield. He was the son of the late Olivia Gwaltney and Robert Wilson Stallings, Jr. and was predeceased by his wife Lillian Anne Darden Stallings.

Bobby was a farmer and the Stallings farm was established as a century farm in 2012.  He was a past member and treasurer of Smithfield Hunt Club and was a member of Smithfield Baptist Church. He spent the last 5 years at Riverside Healthy Living Community in Smithfield.

He is survived by his sons Robert W. Stallings IV (Linda) and C. Darden Stallings (Sheila); two grandchildren Gene Stallings (Carol) and Heather Baer (Josh) and five great grandchildren Megan, Lucas, Lily, Ava, and Jaxon.

A graveside funeral service will be held in Ivy Hill Cemetery, Thursday, January 16, 2020 at 11 AM by Dr. Donald R. Rhoton. The family will receive friends at Baker-Foster Funeral Home, 5685 Lee Farm Lane, Suffolk VA 23435 on Wednesday, January 15, 2020 from 6 to 7:30 PM.

Special thanks to Debbie Boyd, Hospice, and the nurses at Riverside Healthy Living Community-Smithfield for taking such loving care of him. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to Riverside Hospice Foundation, 12420 Warwick Blvd, Ste6-E, Newport News, VA 23606. Condolences may be registered at RWBakerFH.com.

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Dardin, Sheila, Heather, Josh, Lily, Ava, and Jaxon may god be with you all. It's so hard to let them go but you will find peace in knowing he is now with our Lord and Savior.

Don and Sherry Baer May 13 2021 12:00 AM

My Dear Family, Our hearts are breaking as we let go of another special love one. We are feeling mixed emotions. We know Daddy Bobby is at peace with Mrs. Ann and know longer suffering.. We feel certain they are happy together once again. Please know that we are just a phone call away. We love you all very much. Skip & Wanda

Skip & Wanda May 13 2021 12:00 AM

Please know our thoughts and prayers are with you all. Love, Nancy and Phyllis

Nancy C. Scott & Phyllis C. Bryant May 13 2021 12:00 AM

Darden , Sheila and family. So sorry for your loss. I've enjoyed talking to Mr Stallings over the past several years. He will definitely be missed. Thinking of you all .

Tiffany L May 13 2021 12:00 AM

Daddy Bobby was a part of my whole life and more than a neighbor....family by choice. We love you guys and you are in our prayers. Robby and Darden our prayers are with you and the family.

Stan and Robin Turner May 13 2021 12:00 AM

He was a pleasure to take care of me stallings. He was a country gentleman in every way

Teresa nowen May 13 2021 12:00 AM

So sorry for your loss Heather. Keeping you and your family in prayer.

Selma Spratley May 13 2021 12:00 AM