Rev. Dr. Robert Peurifoy

Notice of Death - Rev. Dr. Robert Peurifoy

Retired Elder
Date of Death: 8/10/2022 | Date of Birth: 5/6/1951; | Clergy
We have received word of the Wednesday, August 10, 2022 death of the Rev. Dr. Robert Claude Peurifoy of Sugar Grove.  He is survived by his wife, the Rev. Virginia Byrd Peurifoy, currently serving in the Appalachian district.  Robert was preceded in death by their two children: Rebekah Ann Peurifoy and Nathan Daniel Peurifoy.  Robert was laid to rest during a graveside service on Sunday, August 14, 2022, at 2:00pm, at the Oak Plain Presbyterian Church Cemetery, 6800 Waycross Rd, Rose Hill, NC 28458.  A memorial service will be held on Sunday, August 28, 2022, at 2:00pm, at Faith Bridge UMC, 194 Aho Rd, Blowing Rock, NC 28605, led by the Rev. Ben Carson and Rev. Kyle Sigmon.  Friends may greet Virginia and family after the service.  Memorial donations may be made to Montreat College, Robert C. and Virginia B. Peurifoy Scholarship Fund for Bible and Ministry Study Students, PO Box 1267, Montreat, NC 28757; or designated for Toys for Tots to Marine Corp League, Mountaineer Detachment #1320, 1111 NC Hwy 105, Boone, NC 28607; or to the organization of your choice.

Robert’s history of service is: 75 Student; 77 Shooting Creek Circuit/Clay Co Parish; 81 Robbinsville; 86 Advance: Bethlehem; 92 Asheville: Trinity; 99 Charlotte: Christ; 03 Boone: Deerfield; 05 Incapacity Leave; 16 Retired.
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