A memorial service for Robert Dene “Bob” Elliott, 76, of Jefferson will be held Saturday, March 10, 2018 at 2:30 PM in the Jefferson Academy Seventh-day Adventist Church (3000 FM 728, Jefferson, TX, 75657). Family visitation will be directly following the memorial service in the Berea Community Center, which is located across FM 728.
Mr. Elliott died Saturday, February 10, 2018, in Jefferson, TX. Bob was born in Rifle, CO, the son of Franklin and Ada (Moose) Elliott. He graduated high school in 1956 from San Diego Academy in California. In 1977, Bob completed his Bachelors of Religion at Southwestern Adventist College. He continued on to serve for 30 years as a pastor within the Seventh-day Adventist Church. His ministry spanned the country, from Texas to Alaska, Wyoming to Louisiana. Bob retired to Jefferson, his wife's home town, in 2005.
He is survived by his wife of 45 years, Beth (nee Powell), children: Trene', Sean (Debi), Nikki (Michael), Shana, Kirstin, sister: Yvette Marie (Steve), grandchildren: Alex, Eli, Aubreauna, Ennikah, Ilesha, Kessa, Olyvia, Mackenzie, and Brenna.
In Lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Cypress Bend Adventist Elementary School (2997 FM 728, Jefferson, TX, 75657) or Jefferson Christian Academy (3060 FM 728, Jefferson, TX, 75657).