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Robert Carlton "Bobby" Wazeka, Sr.

February 4, 1937 — December 8, 2019

Robert Carlton "Bobby" Wazeka, Sr.

Robert Carlton “Bobby” Wazeka, Sr. of South Boston, VA passed away December 8, 2019.  He was born in Halifax County on February 4, 1937 and was 82 years of age. He was the son of the late Teddy Peter Wazeka and the late Lillian Riley Wazeka. He was married to the late Betty Lou Wilborn.


He was a member of True Light Baptist Church. He also was a United States Navy Veteran.   


Robert “Bobby” Wazeka, Sr. is survived by:

His Children

Robert C. “Robby” Wazeka, Jr. and wife Allison of Halifax

Rhonda Wazeka Greene and husband Brian of Greensboro, NC

Four Grandchildren

Robert Carlton Wazeka, III of Halifax

Dillon Wazeka (Taylor) of Fredericksburg, VA

Jessica Greene of Radford, VA

Adam Greene of Johnson City, TN

Five Great Grandchildren

One Brother

Wallace Wazeka and wife Carolyn of South Boston


***Preceded in death by***


Barbara Newcomb, George Wazeka, Cecil Wazeka, and Anthony Wazeka


A graveside service with Military Rites will be held Thursday, December 12, 2019 at 2:00 P.M. at Oak Ridge Cemetery with the Rev. Larry Davis officiating.


The family will receive friends at 3083 Bellevue Rd., Halifax, VA.


Online condolences may be directed to


Arrangements are by: Powell Funeral Home and Cremation Services, 1603 Wilborn Ave., South Boston, VA 24592.

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Past Services

Graveside Service with Military Rites

Thursday, December 12, 2019

Starts at 2:00 pm (Eastern time)

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