Robert Victor "Bob" Jadlot Jr.

Wednesday, January 6, 2016

Robert Victor Jadlot Jr., 79, Nevada, Mo., passed away on Monday, Jan. 4, 2016, at his home, in Nevada, following a lengthy illness. Bob was born on Dec. 14, 1936, in Metz, Mo., to Robert Victor Jadlot Sr. and Mary Ethel (Jamison) Jadlot. On Sept. 2, 1956, he was united in marriage to Anna L. Collins, in Nevada, and she survives of the home.

Bob grew up in the Montevallo area and graduated from Sheldon High School with the Class 1956. Following high school he joined the National Guard for a time before being drafted into the United States Army. He served his country for three years and then returned to make his home in Nevada.

Bob was a truck driver and drove a truck all of his life until his retirement from Johnson Grain/Farmers AG.

In addition to his wife, Anna, survivors include his children, Earl Jadlot and his wife, Marty, Honduras, Joe Jadlot and his wife, Vicki, Sheldon, Mo., Anna Duncan and her husband, Larry, Nevada, Robert Jadlot III, Nevada, Charles Jadlot, Nevada, and Vesta Marie Cole, Nevada; 15 grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren; one sister, Ovida Vincent, Nevada; and several nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents; one grandson, Kelly; and one brother, Stanlee.

Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m., Saturday, Jan. 9, at Ferry Funeral Home, in Nevada. Interment with military honors with the Rev. Mark Mitchell officiating will follow in Moore Cemetery, Nevada. The family will receive friends from 5 to 7 p.m., Friday, at the funeral home.

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