Dr. Herbert Burns Hoover, 63 of Monroe, passed away Saturday, November 25, 2017 at his home.

The funeral service will be held at 2:00pm Wednesday, November 29, at Beaver Dam Baptist Church, Roseboro, with Rev. Michael Shook officiating. Burial will follow in the church cemetery.

Dr. Hoover was a native of Mecklenburg County, the son of the late Rufus Gray and Charlotte Burns Hoover. He was preceded in death by a niece, Shannon Loring.

He was a retired Dentist. In 2009 he was awarded Top Dentist Award of North Carolina. He was a former member of the North Carolina Dentist Association. He was a member of Beaver Dam Baptist Church. He was also a member of the Beaver Dam Bear Club, a life time member of the North Carolina Bear Hunters Association and a supporter of the National Rifle Association.

Dr. Hoover is survived by his son, Matt Hoover of Elizabethtown; his spouse, Lynn Robinson of the home; step daughter, Brooke Few and Chuck; Grandson, Tripp Wardlaw; sister, Betty Hoover Hastings of Charlotte; and a nephew, Chuck Hastings.

The family will receive friends from 6:00 to 8:00pm Tuesday evening at Butler Funeral Home in Roseboro.

Services entrusted to Butler Funeral Home, 401 W. Roseboro Street, Roseboro.