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Robert Outlaw

Discussion in 'Passings' started by GreggS, May 31, 2017.

  1. GreggS

    GreggS Barracuda

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    Location: Thomasville, NC
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    Robert Outlaw, owner of Blue Stone Dive Resort in Thomasville, NC and Blue Dolphin Dive Shop, Winston-Salem, NC, passed away at home on Monday, May 29, 2017. He lost his more than 2 year battle with cancer.

    Tribute for Robert Lewis Outlaw | Cumby Family Funeral Service

    Bob was a heck of a guy and had been a part of the dive world for a long time. He had built one of the finest full service dive resorts in the eastern US at Blue Stone.
     
  2. iamrushman

    iamrushman Loggerhead Turtle

    # of Dives: 1,000 - 2,499
    Location: ft. lauderdale, florida
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    I'm sorry to hear such sad news.... condolences to his family, friends and colleagues......
     
  3. Rusty Shackleford

    Rusty Shackleford Nassau Grouper

    # of Dives: 500 - 999
    Location: Port Canaveral Florida
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    I last saw him back in Sept of 16 when my girlfriend certified through Blue Dolphin. I was planning on going back this summer and wondering if I would still find him alive, fearing the worst.

    The time before that was in Dec of 1999 at my Scubapro Repair Tech Class he helped teach. He has lost so much weight but he refused to give up. I got to talk with him a good while while Regina was in the quarry and I was staying out of their way. Bob was sill helping out by driving that tram. He does not strike me as someone to be kept down. I hate to hear that Bob has passed, dammnit! What a memorable man and a giant in the industry. Rest in peace Bob!
     

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