Bobby Jonah Fields, 57, of Goldston died Monday, August 7, 2017 in a house fire.
Mr. Fields was born in Chatham County on September 29, 1959 the son of Clarence Captain and Dorothy Estelle (Woody) Fields. Bobby was an Army vetern, a 1977graduate of Chatham Central High School and attended Central Carolina Community College. He was a member of Antioch Baptist Church where he had formerly taught a Men's Sunday School Class. Bobby was a people person, never met a stranger, and always giving to others. He enjoyed time spent with his family, fishing, raising goats and hunting.
Bobby is survived by two sisters: Dorothy Sue Fields Hinshaw and husband, Kirt of Thomasville, and Cathy Ann Fields Arnold of Greensboro; nieces and nephew, Wendy Hefner, Jessica Arnold, and Hunter Hinshaw; three great nieces and one great nephew; Beloved Canine Companion, Bubba.
The family will receive friends Saturday, August 19, 2017 from 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM at Antioch Baptist Church, 3835 Bonlee-Carbonton Road, Goldston. The funeral will follow Saturday at 2:00 PM with Rev. Barry Lawrence officiating. Burial will be in the church cemetery with military rites by the Randolph County Honor Guard. The family request casual dress.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Smith & Buckner Funeral Home, 230 North Second Avenue, Siler City, NC 27344. Online condolences may be made at www.pughfuneralhome.com.