Robert Gregory "Bob" Waldrop, 79, husband of Dorothy Sharon “Dottie” Waldrop, died Sunday, April 26, 2020 at his home. Born in Greenville, he was the son of the late Robert Luther Waldrop, Jr. and Eloise Gregory Waldrop.
Bob was a 1959 graduate of Greenville High School. He attended Clemson University and served two years in the United States Navy. Following his military service he was employed with JE Sirrine Architects and Engineers Company. He then worked for 21 years in the athletic department of Clemson University as a photographer. He later joined what became the Caine Halter YMCA as a tennis instructor. Bob and Dottie were married in September 2018. Besides playing tennis he enjoyed biking and attended Augusta Road Baptist Church.
In addition to his wife, survivors include daughter Suzanne Sanders (John); sons, Raymond Waldrop (Amy) and Michael Waldrop (Eugenia); seven grandchildren, Jack, Hailey and Mac Sanders and Chip, John, Dowlen and Hunter Waldrop; and brother, Harrell Waldrop (Dale) and his family.
A celebration of Bob's life will be held at 10:00 a.m., Saturday, August 22, 2020 at Caine Halter YMCA Spirit Center. The scattering of cremated remains will be at 12:05 p.m., Saturday, August 22, 2020 in Woodland Cemetery, in Clemson.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Caine Halter YMCA at https://www.ymcagreenville.org/locations/caine-halter-family-ymca.
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