November 27, 1926 - February 26, 2020
Robert A. Sallette, Sr., 93, passed away on Wednesday, February 26, 2020 at his home.
Mr. Sallette was a native of Jacksonville and was the son of the late Willie Fred Sallette and Leona Creech Sallette. He retired in 1968 from JEA after 27 years of service and was a member of Dinsmore Baptist Chruch. Mr. Sallette enjoyed hunting, fishing and farming.
He was preceded in death by his parents; 3 sisters: Ruth (Bob) Foye, Hautense (Coburn) Eason and Lil (Hubert) Burns and a brother: Bully (EvaLee) Sallette. He is survived by his wife of 70 years: Ann Sallette; son: Robbie (Linda) Sallette, Jr.; 3 grandchildren: Brian (Spring) Sallette, Andrew (Sommer) Sallette and Mark (Dondee) Sallette; 6 great grandchildren: Addie, Harlee, Riley, Harper, Blake and Emma and numerous nieces, nephews, extended family and friends.
Funeral services will be held at 7:00 PM on Monday, March 2, 2020 at Dinsmore Baptist Church, 10500 Old Kings Road, with Dr. E. Winson Butler officiating.
The family will receive friends from 6:00 PM to 7:00 PM prior to the service.
A burial service will be held at 2:00 PM on Tuesday at Bosque Belle Cemetery in Fernandina Beach, Florida.
Peeples Family Funeral Home is serving the Sallette Family.