- Last Updated on 12:10 PM 04/23/12
Mr. Robert E. Majors Sr. of St. Cloud, Fla., formerly of Halifax County, died Sunday, Aug. 8, at the age of 80. Mr. Majors was born in Halifax on Aug. 24, 1929 to the late Mr. Abner Majors and Mrs. Dorothy Edmondson Majors. He was married to the late Mrs. Caroline Majors and was a member of Saint Luke Missionary Baptist Church in Kissimmee, Fla.
Survivors of Mr. Majors include two sons, Mr. Robert E. Majors Jr. of St. Cloud and Mr. Bruce E. Majors Sr. of Davenport, Fla.; two daughters, Mrs. Lisa M. Venable of Davenport and Ms. Bernice Majors of Middletown, N.Y.; 20 grandchildren; 27 great-grandchildren; one sister, Mrs. Margaret Carter of Halifax; two brothers, Mr. Lawrence Majors of Halifax and Mr. Victor Majors of South Boston; two daughters-in-law, Mrs. Tonya Majors and Mrs. Jerilyn Majors; and a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives in friends.
In addition to his wife and parents, one sister and six brothers, also preceded Mr. Majors in death.
Funeral services were held Tuesday, Aug. 17, at 1 p.m. at St. Paul CME Church with Pastor Leroy Nole officiating. Burial followed in the church cemetery.
The family received friends at the home of Mrs. Margaret Carter, 1028 Green St., Halifax.
Arrangements are by Jeffress Funeral Home, 2000 North Main St., South Boston.