Robert Currie


“My flesh and my heart may fail, but God is the strength of my heart and my portion forever.” Psalm 73:26

Robert Tarale Tyus-Currie, 44, died Friday, March 29, 2024, after A long illness. He was born November 11, 1979, in Brownsville, Tennessee to Robert Blair-Currie and Annie Tyus-Currie.

Robert was known to many as “Black Rob”. He attended Mansfield Sr. High School. Robert cherished time with family and friends. He loved to travel and help others. Robert had A beautiful heart and soul, he was big on family, loyalty and love.

He leaves to cherish in his precious memories: his mother; Annie Tyus-Currie; children, Quavon Williams, Rahieem Dorsey, Asharian Dorsey; siblings, DeWone Tyus, Deondra Currie, Deonka Tyus, Latrice Tyus, Yalanda Currie, Natea Wayne (Shaun), and Quinten Currie; special aunt and uncle, Thomas and Lolita Larkins; special brothers, John Stokes, Sointa and James Effinger; special sister, Ashley Hawkins, a host of aunts, uncles, nephews, nieces and friends.

Robert was preceded in death by his father, Robert Blair-Currie; grandparents, Charles Currie, Orena Blair, Callie Tyus-Mitchell, James Byrum; sister; LaQuay Currie; aunt and uncle, Charles Clark (Linda), and niece, Allanah La’Shae.

Visitation 4:00 PM and Memorial Service 5:00 PM Saturday, April 27, 2024 at MARLAN J. GARY FUNERAL HOME, MANSFIELD CHAPEL,753 McPherson St. (formerly Williams Funeral Services). To read the complete obituary, order flowers, view video tribute and offer condolences to the Currie Family, visit

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Condolence Messages

  1. Sylvia Boyd & Family

    Sending Condolences to the family

  2. Christine Canada English

    Sorry for your family loss…rip Robert Currie Jr

  3. Robert Harris 2nd

    RIP, Rob, Praying for the family, Yo boy, Robert Harris 2nd

  4. Pamela Richardson

    My Deepest Condolences and prayers! May God give his Family and Loved One’s Strength, Comfort and Healing

  5. Patricia Harris Pride

    My condolences and prayers to the Currie Family. He always greeted me a smile.

  6. Sorry for your loss my prayers and condolences go out to the Currie family. Robert was a nice and polite young man.

  7. My Condolences to the family

  8. Zakiyyah Seats

    I will love y’all forever,
    and when I say I understand I really do Family I’m truly sorry for your loss… Some Times we had……
    We were so young on hedges st. We had so many great times together I will miss you always and I’m so glad that you’re better now. Rest easy Rob I love you Tiffany

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