Robert Eugene Elsie, 71, of Clayton, died at 1:48 a.m. Thursday, December 5, 2019, at his home.
Born May 9, 1948, in Battle Creek, Michigan, Bob was a son of Robert Elmer and Dorothy Irene Moss Elsie. He married Peggy Shelton on December 30, 2011, at the Glory Worship Center in Clayton. She survives.
Mr. Elsie was employed in the construction industry for most of his life.
Survivors in addition to his wife are his children, Christina Elsie, Quincy, Lisa Barfield (Ed), Versailles, Amanda Booher (Bob), Lewistown, MO., Dennis Snell Jr. , Buckhorn, Tina McGlaughin (Brent), Quincy, Kimberly Snell (Randy Montgomery), Clayton, Michael Snell, Clayton; three brothers, David Elsie (Mary Lou), Quincy, Clinton Shepard, Hannibal, and Donnie Shepard (Judy), Payson; two sisters, Sharon Davis (Terry), LaPrairie, and Carolyn Jones (Glenn), Oklahoma; 21 grandchildren, 6 great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents; two sisters, Sandra Willer and Susie Elsie; and a brother in infancy.
Graveside service with military honors will be conducted at 1:30 p.m. Saturday, December 7 at the Evergreen Cemetery in Camp Point by Pastor Terry Cain.
Memorials may be made to the Robert Elsie Memorial Fund.
Online condolences may be left at www.hamiltonfuneralhomes.net.
The Lummis Hamilton Funeral Home in Camp Point is handling the arrangements.
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