- September 11, 1937 - March 9, 2017
- Norfolk, Virginia
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Phillip "Red" Eugene Bancroft, 79, passed away on Thursday, March 9, 2017 in Norfolk. Red was born in Virginia to the late Acel and Lucille Bancroft. He is survived by his loving wife, Mary Bancroft; children, Phillip, Mary and Lucy; granddaughter, Cecilia. He also has eight other children and nine grandchildren from a previous marriage. Red was a Storage Auctioneer throughout the majority of his life, he loved golfing, Nascar as his hobbies. He will be known as a caring and giving person and all who knew him will miss him dearly.
A visitation will be from 6-8pm, Tuesday, March 14, 2017 at Smith and Williams Norfolk Funeral Home. A graveside service will be conducted at 10am, Wednesday at Forest Lawn Cemetery in Norfolk. Online condolences may be offered to the family at www.smithandwilliamsnorfolk.com.