Robert M. Jarboe, 87, a lifelong resident of Paducah, died on Sunday, April 13, 2014, at Lourdes Hospital.
Surviving are two sons, Stephen (Dawn) Jarboe of Paducah and Donald (Loretta) Jarboe of Symsonia; six grandchildren, Kimberley Bell of Paducah, John (Kathy) Jarboe, Tonya (Curtis) King of Symsonia, Alicia Jarboe of Symsonia, Erick Jarboe of West Paducah, Laikin Simons of Lexington; and nine great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Edgar and Frances Toothman Jarboe; and his wife of 56 years, Marie Litchfield Jarboe; five sisters; and three brothers.
Friends may call from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. on Tuesday April 15, 2014, at Lindsey Funeral Home, where prayers will be said at 7 p.m. Tuesday, April 15, 2014.
Funeral Mass will be celebrated at noon on Wednesday, April 16, 2014, at St. Francis de Sales Catholic Church with the Rev. Brian Roby officiating. Burial will follow at Mt. Carmel Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the American Foundation for the Blind at https://www.afb.org/donate.
Online condolences may be left at www.lindseyfuneral.com.