Mr. Ernest "Butch" Jobe, Jr, 74 of Adel passed away Sunday, June 14, 2020 at his residence. Mr. Jobe was born May 17, 1947 to the late Ernest & Calista Chafin Jobe, Sr. He served in the United States Army and was a Vietnam Veteran. Mr. Jobe worked 30 years at Dell Cook and worked at Guthrie Lumber in Cecil and Borders Melons. Mr. Jobe enjoyed fishing and mowing grass. He loved his family and all his grandchildren.
Survivors include his wife, Donna Jobe of Adel; children, Jason Allen (Marie) Jobe of Sparks, Kevin (Amy) Jobe of Nashville, and Charles Roy Jobe of Adel and his special friend Kimberly Bowling of Five Point, Al and Jessica Sexton (Justin Godwin) of Nashville; grandchildren, Tabitha Carson, J J Jobe, Jacob Jobe, Buck Jobe, Tyler Jobe, Gavin Jobe, Brady Jobe, Hunter Carson, Andrew Carson, Colt Archer, and Ethan Jobe; 8 great grandchildren; and sister, Linda (Robert) Wallace of Atlanta.
A memorial service will be held Saturday, June 20, 2020 at 11:00 a.m. at Purvis Funeral Home with Rev. William Davis officiating. The family will be receiving friends one hour prior to the service.
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