Robert D. McBride, Jr.
Mr. Bob McBride, 85 of Madison, died on January 12, 2013. He was a native of Vidette, GA, born on March 23, 1927 to Robert and Mamie Jesup McBride. He served in the United States Army for two years before going to work for the railroad. Mr. McBride worked for 45 years for Norfolk Southern Railroad. He was married to Frances Jackson on September 5, 1948. They made their home in Madison where they raised their daughter, Vicky. He was a long time member and deacon of Beacon Heights Baptist Church. Mr. McBride enjoyed fishing and football.
Mr. McBride is survived by his wife of 64 years, Frances McBride and their daughter, Vicky Quillian (John). He has two granddaughters, Susan Norris (Phillip) and Laura Bouknight (Jeremy). Mr. McBride also leaves a sister, Grace Sulken (Richard).
The family will received friends on Monday from 6 – 8pm at A.E. Carter Funeral Home. The funeral service will be held on Tuesday at 11am in the chapel. Interment will follow at the Madison City Cemetery.