Mr. Robert "Bob" Lloyd age 79 of Harrogate, TN was born on August 3, 1938 in Burnsville, WV and passed away September 26, 2017 at his home with his loving family by his side. Bob was a very dedicated member of Gap Creek Baptist Church where he served as ministry assistant for many years. Bob was a veteran of the US Navy. He obtained his B.S. in education from UT; his Masters from Union College and EDS from ETSU. Mr. Lloyd served as a teacher and administrator in various Tennessee public school systems including Hamblen, Claiborne, Monroe, and Union County. During his 28 years, he impacted many students' lives. He retired as principal of Union County HS in 2001.
He was preceded in death by his:
Parents: Charles and Flora (Berry) Lloyd
Daughter: Shiela Johnson
Brothers: John Howard Shreve and Bill Lloyd
He is survived by his:
Loving wife of 28 years: Ginger Lloyd
Daughters: Robyn Rutledge and husband Robert
DanNell Cameron and husband Ron
Son: Matthew Johnson and wife Christal
Grandchildren: Katie Cameron, Andrew Rutledge, Travis Johnson, Landon Cameron,
Lydia Johnson, Tabitha Johnson and Bethany Johnson
Brothers: Steve Lloyd and wife DeAnn
Phil Lloyd and Brenda
Sisters: Jane Rasnake and husband George
Nan Citty and husband Steve
Several nieces, nephews and a host of other loving relatives and friends.
The family will receive friends Friday, September 29, 2017 from 5PM until 7PM with funeral services to follow at 7PM at Gap Creek Baptist Church with the Rev. Matthew Johnson and Pastor Bill Boggs officiating. Music will be provided by Jane Cox.
Graveside services will be conducted Saturday, September 30, 2017
at 10AM in the Scott Cemetery.
Pallbearers: Deacons of Gap Creek Baptist Church
Claiborne-Overholt Funeral Home is honored to be serving the family.