Marion “Bob” Stoops, 71, of Newport, died Monday, March 13, 2017, at Carteret Health Care.

Marion “Bob” Stoops, 71, of Newport, died Monday, March 13, 2017, at Carteret Health Care.

He was a native of Dothan, Ala.

Memorial service will be 2 p.m. Thursday at Cape Carteret Baptist Church with Pastor Kevin Clubb officiating.

He is survived by his wife of 38 years, Charlene; six children, Brandon Stoops, Clinton Stoops, Chad Stoops, Shawn Durdin-Stoops, Helena Anderson and Tina Chatterjee; one sister, June Whitehead; many grandchildren; and several great-grandchildren.

The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service at the church.

Arrangements are by Munden Funeral Home and Crematory, Morehead City.