Robert Joseph Machin, Jr., went to be with his heavenly father on October 23, 2017. “Joe” was preceded in death by his mother, Cynthia Yvonne Machin, and his grandparents, Garland and Mamie Wilson. He leaves behind his father, Robert Joseph Machin, Sr, his twin sister Kristen Machin, and his nephews and niece, Aden Cavedo, Leora Schwartz, and Ezra Schwartz. A celebration of life will be held at Sandy Bottom Nature Park on Friday, November 3rd, at 11:00 am at the outdoor amphitheater. Dr. Doug Echols, Joe’s pastor, will conduct the service. Amory Funeral Home will be receiving condolences on their website. A second memorial service will be held at a later date in Wilmington, N.C.