Robert Marvin Currin
  • 90 years old
  • Date of birth: May 31, 1924
  • Date of passing: Feb 23, 2015
Let the memory of R.M. be with us forever

Robert “R.M.” Marvin Currin, 90, a lifetime resident of Granville County passed away Monday, February 23, 2015 at Hillcrest Convalescent Center in Durham.

A native of Granville County, the son of the late John Spencer Currin Sr. and Lizzie Blackwell Currin. He was a member of Fellowship Baptist Church and retired from Kenan Oil Company.

Funeral services will be conducted at 11:00 AM Saturday, February 28, 2015 at Fellowship Baptist Church on Beaver Dam Road in Creedmoor by Rev. Dan Hill and Scottie Currin. Burial will be in Carolina Memorial Gardens in Creedmoor.

Surviving are two sons, Terry Currin (Nancy) of Durham, Richard Currin of Creedmoor, a daughter, Jeanette C. Bass (Kenny) of Durham, a sister, Louise C. Hopson of Yanceyville, six grandchildren, Scott Currin (Allison), Anita Watkins, Crystal Hicks(Al), Chad Bass (Sarah), Adam Bass, Anna Bass, great grandchildren, Alyssa, Zachary and Emma Currin, Megan and Emily Watkins.

Flowers accepted or memorials may be made to Alzheimers North Carolina Inc., 1305 Navaho Drive, Suite 101, Raleigh, NC 27609.

Visitation will be held Friday evening, February 27, 2015 from 6:00-8:00 PM at the Eakes Funeral Home in Creedmoor.

Memorial Tributes
This tribute was added by Marsha Currin Hall on 2nd March 2015

"you will be missed I loved you & Maggie so much . sorry I did not get to the funeral home but my heart was with you all love marsha."

This tribute was added by Bonnie/James Breedlove on 28th February 2015

"We are just so sorry to hear of RM's passing.  He was a special person and we all loved him.  He never met a stranger and we will all miss him."

This tribute was added by Edna Erickson on 27th February 2015

"My deepest sympathy to each of the Family, in the loss of my cousin, R.M a fine Christina Man that loved the Lord and his dear family. He never saw a stranger, and was always willing to help where needed. May God richly bless each of you in this difficult time.  Try and reflect on all the wonderful memories he left with each of you. He is having a wonderful time in heaven with all his loved ones."

This tribute was added by Sally Blackwell Russell on 27th February 2015

"R.M. was one of our many relatives that everyone always remembered as we grew up, looked forward to seeing and was especially loved.  He always came to the nursing home to see my Aunt Bernice.  We could count on him.  You all are not alone in your sorrow, for the thoughts of others are with you.  May you all be Comforted by God....The Greatest of all Comforters."

This tribute was added by Kay Turner on 26th February 2015

"R.M. was special friend.  Years ago I went to church R.M & Maggie. As you know he is happy spending time with his lovely wife in Heaven. My prayers are with the family now.  May God give you comfort during this difficult.  So sorry I can't attend the funeral due to weather.  He helped all people and was such a man of God."

This tribute was added by Dorothy Watson on 25th February 2015

"My deepest sympathy in your loss.  Mr. Currin was a fine, Christian man.  He was always smiling and friendly.   I will never forget all the visits he and Dan made to my mom at Pettigrew Rehab. They came to see her every week and it meant so much to her."

This tribute was added by Janice Rogers on 25th February 2015

"Richard and family - I am so sorry to hear about the passing of your dad. All of you will be in our thoughts and prayers today and days to come."

This tribute was added by tommy brogden on 25th February 2015

"sorry to hear about R.M. he will be greatly missed by many people in and around creedmoor. if anyone ever needed held he would be right there. he was definitely a person that was loved by all. I know he has a special place in heaven. he had no problem telling anyone that he served the lord. it was evident in the way he lived his life everyday."

This tribute was added by deborah keith on 25th February 2015

"Sorry to hear about R.M. my thoughts and prayers are with all of you and may you all live at peace with all the memories you have of him. He was a great man and always had a smile. May God Bless each of you during this time.  Deborah K. Keith"

This tribute was added by Martha Whitfield on 24th February 2015

"R. M. loved the Lord and loved his family. He was a hard worker. I remember many years ago, Mom talked about R.M. working at the Oil Company. He was a good man. As long as he was able, he was at the family reunions. I am sure he is with his beloved wife Maggie in heaven now."

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