Dr. Robert Lesslie from Rockhill SC was killed in a South Carolina mass shooting by Ex NFL player Philip Adams who himself is also dead.
Dr. Robert Lesslie was a well-known doctor who had been practicing in Rockhill, South Carolina, since 1981. Apart from being a doctor, he was also an author.
He worked for more than 35 years in the medical field and received prestigious awards too.
However, Dr. Robert Lesslie, his wife, and two grandchildren were killed by Philip Adams NFL. Later it was found that Adams killed himself too.
To know more about Dr. Robert Lesslie, read through this article.
|Name||Dr Robert Lesslie|
|Children||Lori, Amy, Robbie, and Jeffrey|
|Education||Medical University of South Carolina, Medical College of Wisconsin.|
Who was Dr. Robert Lesslie?
As mentioned above, Dr. Robert Lesslie was a physician who practiced medicine actively in Rock Hill, SC.
Lesslie was a certified doctor in both emergency medicine and functional medicine. Along with working in different medical institutes, Dr. Lesslie also owned two clinics.
During his work tenure of 35 years, Robert also served as a director at Rock Hill General Hospital. Besides, he also traveled across different countries, giving lectures to the Emergency Nurse Association.
Moroever, Dr. Robert Lesslie never left any chance to serve at his best whenever deemed necessary.
Phillip Adams had been treated by Dr. Robert Lesslie and his parents lived nearby, a source briefed on the mass killing told @MegKinnardAP. The victims also included Lesslie's wife Barbara, their grandchildren and a man working outside, James Lewis. https://t.co/yDhwvD6nuO
— The Associated Press (@AP) April 8, 2021
Dr. Robert Lesslie Wife and Family
Dr. Robert Lesslie was married to his wife, Barbara Lesslie.
They were married for 40 years and had a beautiful family to stay together.
According to the LinkedIn bio, Dr. Robert’s family had four children Lori, Amy, Robbie, and Jeffrey. Alongside, his children blessed him with six grandchildren.
Dr. Robert Lesslie Wikipedia
Dr. Robert Lesslie was 70 years old until he was shot dead by Adams. He completed his Doctor of Medicine (MD) from the Medical University of South Carolina and Master of Public Health from Medical College of Wisconsin.
Lesslie started his medical career from the year 1986 until 2021. Besides, his journey as an author began in the year 2008.
To name his books are Angels Series, Angels in the ER, Angels On Call, Angels and Heroes, Angels on the Night Shift, and Notes from a Doctor’s Pocket.
BREAKING: The former NFL pro Phillip Adams has been named as the suspect in a shooting in York County, South Carolina, that left Dr. Robert Lesslie, his wife, and two of their young grandchildren dead https://t.co/ybYLQaKNU0
— The Daily Beast (@thedailybeast) April 8, 2021
Despite having served the nation with such fantastic work, he got killed, and it saddened everyone. We pray him, and his family member’s soul rests in peace.