- Born in Spartanburg, SC and lived there until 1981
- Moved to Florida for 14 years before moving back to Spartanburg in 1996
- Married his wife, Elaine, in 1964
- Has 2 sons and 5 grandchildren
- Worked in the Building Materials business for 52 years, including 34 years for Lowes Home Improvement Warehouse
- Bob has served as a Deacon for over 16 years at 3 different congregations.
- Has served as an Elder in Boiling Springs since 1998.