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Robert Reid Hooks, Sr.

April 15, 1954 - April 19, 2021

Robert Reid Hooks, Sr., age 67 of Wilmington, passed away on Monday, April 19, 2021 at New Hanover Regional Medical Center.

He was born in Asheboro, NC on April 15, 1954.

Robert was a lifelong U.S. Marine (Oorah!), as well as a Nuclear Planner. He loved to play pool and listen to classic rock. He was known to put on a vinyl record and pluck away at his guitar. Robert had a dog, Bentley, that he loved, along with several cats. He had a hard exterior, but was soft at heart.

Robert is survived by his son, Robert Reid Hooks, Jr, and close friends that were like family to him. He is preceded in death by both his parents and his sister, Paula Collins.

There are no services planned at this time.

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Wilmington Funeral & Cremation, 1535 S.41st Street Wilmington, NC 28403. 910.791.9099.

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