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Robert Lee Rash

March 31, 1946 ~ June 7, 2020 (age 74)

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Obituary

Robert Rash, 74 passed peacefully at his home in Alabama on Sunday, June 7th after a long battle with cancer. He was born and raised in Glenwood, NC. Robert was a graduate of Western Carolina University and The University of Alabama School of Law.  He was a veteran of the United States Marine Corp and served his country in the Vietnam War. He practiced law in the state of Alabama for 40 years.

Robert was proceeded in death by his parents Lewis and Pauline Rash of Glenwood. 


He is survived by his son Jason Rash (Brooke) of Colorado Springs and their children Alyssa & Beckett.


The family will receive friends on Thursday, June 11, 2020 from 1:00 to 2:00 p.m. in the chapel of Westmoreland Funeral Home in Marion. A funeral service to celebrate Robert's life will follow the visitation at 2:00 p.m. at the funeral home with Rev. Laura Myhr officiating.  A committal service will follow at McDowell Memorial Park with military honors by the United States Marine Corps.  In lieu of flowers please make donations to Marine Corp Veterans Association in Robert’s name at https://www.marinevets.org/

 

 

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Services

Visitation
Thursday
June 11, 2020

1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Westmoreland Funeral Home & Crematory
198 South Main Street
Marion, NC 28752

Funeral Service
Thursday
June 11, 2020

2:00 PM
Westmoreland Funeral Home & Crematory
198 South Main Street
Marion, NC 28752

Interment following funeral service
Thursday
June 11, 2020

McDowell Memorial Park
327 Memorial Park Road
Marion, North Carolina 28752

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