Robert Neal Jessie of Columbia, KY, son of the late Earl Jessie and Alice Earnestine Edwards Jessie was born on Tuesday, June 1, 1954 in Green County and departed this life at 5:20 p.m. on November 8, 2019 at T.J. Health Columbia.
He was 65 years, 5 months and 7 days of age. He had made a profession of faith in Christ and was a member of South Summersville Baptist Church. He was owner and operator of R & S Transport Trucking. He was a former volunteer fireman for the Campbellsville Fire Department.
He is survived by two daughters: Kelly Parker and husband, Anthony, Jessica Weatherford and husband, J.T., his grandchildren: Justin Parker, Jacob Parker, Jalynn Parker, Lathan Weatherford. One brother, David Jessie and a sister-in-law, Kathy Jessie, all of Campbellsville and one special aunt, Pearl Tarter of Louisville, KY and a host of other family and friends. He was also preceded in death by one brother, Johnnie Jessie.
Place and time of funeral service: Foster-Toler-Curry Funeral Home - 11 a.m., Central Time Tuesday, Nov. 12, 2019
Visitation: after 4 p.m. Central Time Monday and after 7 a.m. Central Time Tuesday
Burial: Greasy Creek Cemetery, Exie Community of Green County
Pallbearers: Stephen Bishop, Jeremy Jessie, Richard England, David Jessie, Bobby Edwards, Justin Parker
Honorary Pallbearers: Jacob Parker, Jalynn Parker, Lathan Weatherford
The family has requested that expressions of sympathy be donations to Hosparus of Green River or to the Gideons for Bibles. These can be made at the funeral home.
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