|February 12, 1934 ~ October 5, 2016
Robert (Bob) C. Ellis, 82, 0f Rogers passed away Wednesday, October 5,
2016 at Jamestown Nursing Home and Rehab. He was born February 12,
1934 in Des Moines, IA to Clarence and Gladys Regnet Ellis.
Bob graduated from East High School and attended Drake University.
He proudly served in the United States Army during the Korean War, and
also served in the National Guard while living in Iowa.
Bob married the love of his life, Dorothy M. Ellis and they had 40 wonderful
years together before she passed away on October 15, 2010.
After 20 years of driving for Flynn Dairy, Bob retired. Then he worked with
the Des Moines Public Schools system for over 23 years.
After retiring to Rogers, he and his wife, Dorothy ushered at all the sports
activities at the University of Arkansas for 21 years. He also volunteered
and served the patients at Circle of Life Hospice and Highlands Oncology
for two years until he became ill.
Bob was a member of Peace Lutheran Church where he received his
“Stephen Ministry” certificate.
He is preceded in death by his parents; his loving wife, Dorothy and one
brother, Dan Ellis.
Bob is survived by his family and good friends.
A visitation will be held from 11:00am until noon, Monday, October 10,
2016 at Stockdale-Moody Funeral Services, 2898 W. Walnut, Rogers, AR
At noon we will proceed to Rogers City Cemetery for a graveside service
with Pastor James Longmate officiating and full military honors.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to St. Jude’s Children Hospital.
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