Songer, Bob Truman

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Bob Truman Songer, 72 of Pembroke, VA departed this life August 15, 2021 at his home in the loving care of his family and hospice. Born May 14, 1949, he was a son of the late Burtle and Mary Williams Songer.

Bob served in the US Army and as a carpenter.

He is preceded in death by his parents; sisters, Louise Dowdy and Barbara Helen McGuire; and a brother, Edward Songer.

Left to cherish his memory are his wife, Terry Dowdy Songer; a daughter, Bobby Jo Finn; step-children, Derek Whetzel, John Wesley Snider, Sheila Bishop, Teresa Gibson (Daniel), and Steven Cole; 11 grandchildren, 3 great grandchildren; brothers, Steve Songer, and Walter Williams; sisters, Kathy Carter, and Betty Breeding; multiple nieces and nephews; and his fishing buddy, Joe Hilton.

There will be a graveside service conducted Friday, August 20, 2021 at 1:00 PM with Pastor Eddie Kendall officiating in the Songer Family Cemetery in Newport, VA. Family will receive friends at the Kendall Funeral Home Chapel Friday, August 20, 2021 from 12:00 PM until 1:00 PM. A guestbook is available by visiting The staff of Kendall Funeral Home are honored to be serving the Songer family.