Arbin Reed “Bob” Mann, 75

Published 2:18 pm Thursday, January 12, 2012

DILLWYN, Jan. 12 – Arbin Reed “Bob” Mann, 75, of Dillwyn died Thursday, January 5, 2012 at his home. He was born July 12, 1936 to the late Author Reed and Minnie Mary Bolt Mann.

He was a retired correctional officer with the Virginia Department of Corrections and a charter member of the Toga Volunteer Fire Department.

Mr. Mann was survived by his wife, Audrey Forbes Mann and is also survived by a son, Roger Spivey and wife, Wendy of Dillwyn; sister, Reka Powers of Marion; and two grandchildren, Emily Spivey and Christopher Spivey. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by three sisters and two brothers.

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A funeral service was held Saturday, January 7, at 2 p.m. at Chestnut Grove Baptist Church with interment in the church cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Toga Volunteer Fire Department or the Chestnut Grove Baptist Church Scholarship Fund, 1134 Andersonville Road, Dillwyn, VA 23936.

Dunkum Funeral Home, Dillwyn, served the family.