Robert Milton Babson, Jr. (Pete), 47, of Sophia, NC has peacefully gone home to be with our Lord and Savior on July 11, 2021. He was born on July 25, 1973, in Statesville, North Carolina.
In addition to his parents, Pete was preceded in death by his brother, Melvin Gourley and a sister, Tina Gourley.
He is survived by his lifelong partner, Melissa Bradley of Sophia, NC, one daughter Kaylyn Babson of Elkin, NC, one son Richard Babson of Mooresville, NC, two grandchildren Hayden Babson and Sofia Ginter, two sisters Roberta Bakers of Statesville, NC and Donna Babson of Hiddenite, NC, stepbrothers Wayne Babson and Kevin Gourley of Statesville, NC.
Pete was a fan of the Denver Broncos and always loved to watch the football games. He also loved to fish, he also most importantly loved to spend time with his grandson Hayden. He was his best friend and helped Robert make the most out of his life. Pete was a hard-working man and never liked to sit around before he got sick. He was employed with Carolina Frames before his sickness progressed. He was a happy person and loved to put a smile on everyone’s face. He will truly be missed and forever be loved by his family.
There are no formal services at this time.
Triad Cremation & Funeral Service, 2110 Veasley Street, Greensboro NC is assisting the family.