James Robert English



SNEADS FERRY - James Robert English, 83, of Sneads Ferry, went home to be with his Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ on Tuesday, December 5, 2017. Graveside funeral services will be held at 1:00 PM on Friday, December 8, 2017 at the Millis Family Cemetery in Sneads Ferry.
“Bobby” as most everyone called him, was born on July 14, 1934, in Pender County, near Burgaw, NC, to the late Donnie A. English and Doris Elizabeth Eakins. He settled in Sneads Ferry in midlife and made a good living as a commercial fisherman. He was well known and well-liked by a substantial number of the residents in Sneads Ferry.
Survivors include his daughter, Kimberly Ann Hamilton of Leland; one older brother, John E. English of Stedman; and four grandsons.