Mr. Robert Edward Bigler, 72, died Tuesday, November 6, 2018, at his residence. A native of New York, he was born October 17, 1946, the son of Phillip Edward and Marion B. Bigler. Robert had retired from the NC Department of Corrections.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Patricia Shingleton Bigler who died March 17, 2011.

His surviving family include his sons, Coburn E. Bigler (Susan) of LaGrange and Devin R. Bigler of Snow Hill; grandchildren, Logan Bigler and Hailey Bigler; and a brother, Rick Bigler of New York.

In keeping with Mr. Bigler’s wishes no formal services are planned at this time.