Robert L. “Bob” Stubblefield age 84 of Karnak, IL passed away Friday, July 25, 2014 at the Southgate nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Metropolis, IL with his family by his side. He was born to Louis and Mary (Parker) Stubblefield on November 12, 1929.
Funeral services will be Tuesday, July 29, 2014 at 11 a.m. at the Aikins-Farmer Funeral home with Rev. R. Charles Blair and Rev. Ben Hottel officiating, burial will follow in the Hillerman Baptist Church Cemetery, with military graveside rites
Bob is survived by his wife of 63 years, Martha Sue Stubblefield of Karnak, IL; three daughters, Sandra Sue Inman and husband Bobbie of Karnak, IL, Helen Louise Blanchard and husband Carl of Metropolis, IL, Tina Lynn Ragsdale and husband Lawrence of Karnak, IL; 13 grandchildren, 20 great grandchildren, and one great great granddaughter.
Bob was licensed to preach on Sept. 4, 1958 preaching in churches in Kentucky, Michigan and Illinois until his retirement in 2000. He served as a local school bus driver for 22 years, and did carpenter work.
Besides his parents he is preceded in death by one infant son, and 3 brothers and 1 sister.
Friends may call at the Aikins-Farmer Funeral Home Monday July 28, 2014 from 6 until 8 p.m.
Pall Bearers---Hondo Ragsdale, Adam Ragsdale, Michael Blanchard, Gavin Blanchard, Dillon Blanchard and Daniel Meyer Music---Amazing Grace and Victory in Jesus