Earl Benjamin Forbes

May 16, 1930 - May 23, 2019 (89 years old)

Rocky Mount, North Carolina

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We are sad to announce that on May 23, 2019, at the age of 89, Earl Benjamin Forbes (Rocky Mount, North Carolina) passed away. Leave a sympathy message to the family on the memorial page of Earl Benjamin Forbes to pay them a last tribute. You may also light a candle in honor of Earl Benjamin Forbes.

He was predeceased by : his parents, Joseph Guy Robert Preston and Lynda Ange Forbes; his siblings, Ernestine Daniels (Earl), Otie Hollis (Dick), Mary Forbes, Guy Forbes, Clarence Forbes (Amos), Joseph Forbes, Barbara Burch (Bobby) and Lynda Forbes. He is survived by : his wife Phyllis Forbes of Rocky Mount, NC; his children, Michael Forbes (Margareta Eckl) of Munich, Germany, Timothy W. Forbes of Rocky Mount, NC, Todd Forbes of Tarboro, NC, Yina Forbes Martin (Jay Martin) of Franklin, TN and Andrew Forbes of Kannapolis, NC.; his grandchildren, Colin Forbes, Sophia Forbes, Constance Forbes, Dana Marlowe (Jon Champion), Devin Forbes and Conner Forbes; his great grandchild Johanna Chandler; his former spouse Connie Forbes of Kannapolis, NC; his sister Lillian Browning; his sister-in-law Magnolia Forbes. He is also survived by Nieces, Nephews and Cousins.

Memorial funds for Peacemakers of Rocky Mount, 1725 Davis St., 27803 Rocky Mount established in lieu of flowers.

Funeral arrangement under the care of
Johnson Funeral Home and Cremation Services



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