Robert Gerald Coulson ,72, of Wilmington, passed away on Saturday, December 7, 2019 at New Hanover Regional Medical Center.
He was born on May 28, 1947 to the late W.B. and Helen Snyder Coulson in Dublin, GA. Robert retired from Harris Teeter after working for over 40 years as a Meat Cutter. He was double recipient of the Purple Heart while serving our country with the US Marines during The Vietnam War. Robert will be dearly missed by his family, friends, colleagues, customers and all who knew him.
Robert is survived by his Brother, Stephen Paul Coulson of Daytona Beach, FL and Joseph Allan Coulson of Lakeland, FL; Three Sisters, Evelyn Kay Anderson of Brandon, Florida, Angela Murphy of Huntsville, Alabama, Leslie Hammonds of Huntsville, Alabama; Daughter, Amanda Chaucer of Lakeland, Florida; Son’s Adam Drake of Wilmington, NC, Matthew (Wende) Chaucer of Hampstead, NC, and Wes Chaucer of Wilmington, NC; Niece, Andrea Pratts; Nephew, James Coulson; Great Nephew, Michael Lewis; Granchildren, Maci and Christopher Chaucer; Great Granddaughter, Ava Hieronymus.
Robert was preceded in death by his brother, William Richard Coulson.
A Memorial Service will be held on Tuesday, December 10, 2019, 11:00 am at Northside Baptist Church, 2501 N. College Road, Wilmington, NC 28403, with Pastor Kenny Chinn and Pastor Rob Strickland, officiating.
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