Bobby Dale Nesler, 71, the son of Henry and Mary Blair Nesler, was born Sept. 4, 1940, in Manila, Ark., and died Oct. 27, 2011, at his home Bell City, Mo.
Bobby retired from Fredric Roofing Co. in St. Louis, Mo. He was a member of the Bell City Masonic Lodge.
Bobby and Janet Cossou were united in marriage on Dec. 31, 1976, in Bell City, Mo., and she survives at their home.
Survivors include his wife, Janet Nesler, of Bell City, Mo.; two sons; Tim (and Robbin) Nesler, of Advance, Mo., and Todd (and Angie) Nesler, of Fairhope, Ala.; a daughter, Kim (and Michael) Nesler, of Jackson, Mo.; two sisters, Ernie Webster, of Florence, Miss. and Joyce (and Dempsey) Dodds,
of Memphis, Tenn.; two grand-daughters; five great-grandchildren; his four-legged pals, Charlie and Duke; and many nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by four brothers and two sisters.
Visitation will be held Saturday, Oct. 29, 2011, from 5-8 p.m. at Morgan Funeral Chapel in Ad-vance, Mo. Masonic Rites will be at held at 7 p.m.
Funeral services will be Sunday, Oct. 30, 2011, at 2 p.m. at the chapel. Burial will follow at Pleasant Hill Cemetery near Bell City.