Bob E. Sloan, 88, of Fortuna, died Friday, Jan. 4, 2019.
He was born Nov. 26, 1930 in Mississippi, to Ernest and Elsie (Payne) Sloan.
He married Mabel Wenger March 16, 1956. She preceded him in death Aug. 24, 2015. They lived in Leonardtown, Md. until 1994, then moved to Tunas.
He was a member of Versailles Mennonite Church.
He is survived by children Dennis and wife Ellen of Fortuna, Patricia of Ephrata, Penn., Randal and wife Sandra of Leonardtown, Md., Edward and wife Kathleen of Leonardtown, Md., and Mark and wife Lucy of Leonardtown, Md.; 21 grandchildren; 33 great-grandchildren; brother Dale of Bowden, Ga.; sister Wanda Chandler of Conroe, Texas; and brother-in-law Robert Turman of Searcy, Ark.
He was preceded in death by his parents; brothers Ray and Gene; and sister Grace Turman.
Visitation was Wednesday, January 9, at Versailles Mennonite Church.
Funeral services are scheduled at 10:00 a.m. Thursday, January 10, 2019 at Stauffer Mennonite Church in Tunas.
Interment will be in Stauffer Mennonite Cemetery.
Arrangements under direction of the Kidwell-Garber Funeral Home of Versailles.