John R. (Bob) Carlisle, 93, of Dugger, passed away at 12:20 p.m. on Tuesday, March 6, 2007 at Miller's Merry Manor in Sullivan.
Born July 20, 1913 in Dugger, he was the son of Hosea and Cynthia Mason Carlisle.
He was a member of the Dugger Baptist Church and helped organized the Dugger Senior Citizen Center.
Survivors include his wife, Imo Hale Carlisle of Dugger; one son, John Carlisle of Wyoming, IL; one daughter Shirley Pope of Martinsville; two granddaughters and five great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents; one daughter, Nelda Carlisle; one son, Bobbie Carlisle; one sister, Dorothy Frazier; and one grandson, Michael Carlisle.
Funeral service will be at 2 p.m. on Saturday at Newkirk's Funeral Home in Dugger with the Rev. John Standford and the Rev. Keith Pope officiating. Burial will be in Dugger Cemetery.
Friends may call at the funeral home from 5 to 8 p.m. on Friday, and until the time of service on Saturday.