Robert Warren Setzer, age 64, of NC Highway 88 West, Zionville, the Creston Community, passed away Monday, March 24, 2014, at his home.

Mr. Setzer was born August 25, 1949 in Caldwell County, a son of Robert Lee Setzer and Myrtle Marie Robbins Setzer. He was a retired mail carrier for the United States Postal Service and a member of Proffit's Grove Baptist Church.

Mr. Setzer is survived by his wife, Mary F. Setzer, of the home, two daughters, Daphne Houchins and husband David of Unicoi, Tennessee, and Susan Mellor and husband Eric, of Deltona, Florida, one granddaughter, Madison Seekins of Unicoi, Tennessee, one grandson, Deven Mellor, of Deltona, Florida, one brother, Keith Setzer and wife Debbie, of Creston, North Carolina, and one sister, Karen Prothero, of Boone, and several nieces and nephews.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by, two granddaughters, Janie Nicole Seekins and Kinsey Elise Mellor, and one brother, Leslie Setzer.

Funeral services for Mr. Robert Warren Setzer will be conducted Friday, March 28th, at Proffit's Grove Baptist Church, at 2:00 o'clock.

Reverend Delmar James will officiate. The body will lie in state from 1:00 to 2:00. Interment will follow in Proffit's Grove Baptist Church Cemetery.

The family will receive friends from 1:00 til 2:00 one hour prior to the service at the church.

Online condolences may be sent to the Setzer family at

Hampton Funeral and Cremation Service is in charge of the arrangements.

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