Bob graduated from Seventy-First high school in Fayetteville, North Carolina in 1983. He went on to earn a bachelor's degree at the University of North Carolina Wilmington in 1990 and later, earned his MBA at James Madison University in Harrisonburg, Virginia in 2010. He worked at The Beck Group in Austin, Texas as a Senior Healthcare Project Manager responsible for construction at the Dell Children's Hospital. Bob received numerous awards for his dedication, leadership, and outstanding team successes.
Bob is survived by his wife of 31 years, Charlotte, his sons Bryant and Molly Clopper of Southern Pines, North Carolina, Michael & Jency Clopper (and grandbaby due any day now) of Staunton, Virginia and Eric Clopper of Dripping Springs, parents Charles & Barbara Clopper of Schertz, Texas, siblings Lonnie & Wes Long of Dripping Springs, Texas and Patty Long of Houston, Texas, and many nieces and nephews.
A Celebration of Life will be held at Harrell Funeral Home, 4435 Frontier Trail, Austin, Texas 78745 on Thursday, October 29 at 6:30pm with Pastor Jason Ford of St. Paul Evangelical Church, Cibolo, Texas officiating.
Bob was a member of the Sons of The American Legion. In lieu of flowers, the family is asking for donations to Walton F. Hoffmann Memorial Post 179, 410 W. Coll, New Braunfels, TX 78130.
The family wishes to extend their gratitude to the Highpointe neighbors for their open arms since moving to Dripping Springs last year and their support during this difficult time.