A memorial service to celebrate the life of Bob T. Burroughs, 79, of Columbia, will be held at the Grand Canyon at a later date. Born in Winter Haven, Florida, he was the son of the late Robert Burroughs and Julia Clark Gates. Mr. Burroughs served in the United States Navy during the Korean War and was a retired residential contractor. He was an avid outdoorsman; hunter, fisherman and archer.
He is survived by two daughters, Suzette Labrador of Columbia, SC and Tami Gerdin (Frank) of Tijeras, New Mexico, and four grandchildren; Austin, Shelby, Ryan, and Julia.
Kornegay Funeral Home Lugoff Elgin is in charge of arrangements.
Online condolences may be sent to Mr. Burrough’s family by visiting www.kornegayfuneral.com.