Rebecca Cates Robb

Published 5:34 am Thursday, November 7, 2019

Rebecca “Becky” Cates Robb, 49, of Manns Harbor, died November 2, 2019 surrounded by family at Sentara Norfolk General Hospital.

Born in Columbia on March 29, 1970, she was the daughter of Dorothy Anderson and the late David F. Cates.

Along with her late husband Craig J. “Clockman” Robb, she owned and operated Clockman’s Computers and Printing. Becky was an avid Dr. Seuss fan and was lovingly known as “Gram I Am” by her grandchildren. She enjoyed socializing, concerts, the beach and spending time at the pool with her grandchildren.

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In addition to her mother, Becky is survived by children Halley, Kirby and Anakin Robb; grandchildren Evelyn and Lionel; sister Jenny Bradley and brother Dale Cates.

The family will hold a gathering to celebrate the lives of Becky and Clockman at a later date.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Interfaith Community Outreach (PO Box 1663, Kill Devil Hills, NC 27948 or online at

Twiford Funeral Home, Manteo is assisting the family with arrangements. Condolences and memories can be shared at