March 30, 1943 - August 22, 2019
Gene Choice departed this earthly life on Thursday, August 22, 2019 at the Veterans Victory House in Walterboro, SC. Born on March 30, 1943 in Sumter County, he was the youngest of four children born to the late Charlie Choice and Mary Bowen Choice Singleton. Bobby graduated from Lincoln High School in the Class of 1960. He furthered his education at Morris College in Sumter, South Carolina, where he earned a Bachelor’s Degree in Education in May of 1965. In 1969, he was drafted in the United States Army and served for four years and was honorably discharged. During his military tenure, he earned a Bronze Star Medal and a Certificate of Achievement as an Ammunition Specialist at Fort Bragg, North Carolina. Upon returning to civilian life, he was employed as a teacher in the Distract 2 Public School System for over 30 years and retired. Bobby also known as “Robert” by his church family ans was a faithful life-long member of the Episcopal Church of the Good Shephard, where he served in many capacities throughout his life. Bobby was always fun to be around; he loved hanging out with his family and friends. In his spare time, he enjoyed watching baseball games and was known for his love of home cooking. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by two sisters: Juliet Choice Walls and Vernell Choice Jones. He leaves to cherish precious memories: his sister, Margie Scott; a special niece who was raised in the home during the early years of her life, Janice Walls MCoy and child; a devoted nephew, Alphonso Choice, Sr. who took care of him in his early years and throughout his lifetime and his wife Valerie P. Choice and their children of Sumter; other nieces, nephews and a host of other relatives and dear friends.
Gene Choice departed this earthly life on Thursday, August 22, 2019 at the Veterans Victory House in Walterboro, SC. Born on March 30, 1943 in Sumter County, he was the youngest of four children born to the late Charlie Choice and Mary Bowen... View Obituary & Service Information
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