Robert McKinley Marshall was born to the late Thomas and Nettie Marshall on July11, 1935 in Portsmouth, Va. “Kinley as he was so affectionately called attended Crestwood High School but dropped out in the 10th grade to marry the love of his life, Marybelle Parker. Together had 10 beautiful children, Brenda (Tracy), Robert, Jr. (deceased), Jacqueline (Milton), Barry (deceased), Gwanda, Delores (Maurice), Blondina (deceased), Wanda, Marlene & Johnny (Joanne). He also had Roxanne (deceased), Robert Earl, Gwanda and Sidney.
Kinley served in the Army for 3 years but his favorite thing to do was to drive long distance trucks. Traveling the world in the military stuck with him, so he decided to continue to travel by driving the tractor & trailer. He truly loved being out there on the road. And coming home talking about the cars he almost ran off the road.
He leaves to cherish his memories 10 of his children, 3 of the 11 siblings, an abundance of grand and great-grand children, Karen Marshall his wife and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends.