Funeral services for Jack Danny Jarvis, 76, Bolivar, Missouri, will be held at 2:00 p.m., Thursday, September 20, 2018 in the Rose Chapel at Robertson-Drago Funeral Home.
Mr. Jarvis passed away at 4:55 a.m., Sunday, September 16, 2018 at Citizens Memorial Healthcare, Bolivar, Missouri.
He was born November 13, 1941, at Elijah, Missouri, to Oba Jarvis and Delphia Lawrence Jarvis. Jack spent his early childhood in West Plains and graduated from West Plains High School with the Class of 1959. Mr. Jarvis was a veteran, having served with the United States Army. After returning from Vietnam, he spent his life on the family farm in Ozark County, before entering Citizens Memorial Healthcare facility. Jack loved living on the farm with his dogs and cats and enjoyed hunting, cutting wood and driving his tractors.
He is survived by one sister, Carrie Babb and husband, Don, Bolivar, Missouri; two nieces, Christina Chanter and husband, Neil, Springfield, Missouri and Kim Dunmire and husband, Mark, Overland Park, Kansas; two nephews; Joe Babb and wife, Kim, LaVista, Nebraska and Bryan Kissinger and wife, Barbara, Republic, Missouri; seven great-nieces and great-nephews, Emma Chanter, Lotte Chanter, Cori Babb, Brooke Kissinger, Casey Babb, Max Dunmire and Charlie Dunmire; one brother-in-law, Ben Albin, Grandview, Missouri; and several cousins.
His parents, and two sisters, Judy Albin and Sandra Old, preceded him in death.
Visitation will be held from 1:00 until 2:00 p.m., Thursday, at Robertson-Drago Funeral Home. Burial will be in the Baptist Hill Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to Citizens Memorial Healthcare Hospice and may be left at Robertson-Drago Funeral Home. Online condolences may be expressed at www.robertsondrago.com.