Bobby Shane Obituary (1934-2021) – Greensboro, NC

Shane, Bobby Fredrick

September 11, 1934 – December 18, 2021

Greensboro – Bobby Fredrick Shane, 87, was with his Lord and Savior on Saturday, December 18, 2021 when he was home. Bobby was born in Greensboro and lived here most of his life. He served his country in the U.S. Army and served his community as a Greensboro firefighter. He was a member of Rankin Baptist Church where he served faithfully as a deacon. His parents Meyer and Helen Ray Shane preceded him in death.

He is survived from the home by his wife, Faye H. Shane; Daughters, Cindy Shane (Johnette Shablock) of Kernersville and Lisa Ridley (Gary) of Whitsett; two grandchildren, Stephen Baldwin (Courtney) of Conway, SC and Shana Thompson of GSO; four great-grandchildren, Nate and Silas Baldwin and Knox and Chase Thompson.

A memorial service to celebrate Bobby’s life will be held at Rankin Baptist Church on Wednesday, December 22nd, at 11am, with Rev. Jeff Scrounce and Rev. John Jarman officiating. The family receives friends at church an hour before the service. The funeral will take place at 1 p.m. in the Lakeview Memorial Cemetery in Greensboro. The family requires masks to be worn.

The family is requesting memorials be erected at Rankin Baptist Church, 3317 Summit Ave., Greensboro, NC 27405.

Expressions of condolences can be made online at

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Published by Greensboro News & Record on December 21, 2021.

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