Robert ESSEX Sr.

News Death Notice

ESSEX, Sr. Mr. Robert departed this life on Jan 14, 2014 after a lengthy illness. He was born Oct. 25, 1952 to the late James and Willie B. Essex in St. Louis, MO. A graduate of Roosevelt High School, Class of 1972. He was a veteran of the U.S. Army. He leaves to cherish memories a loving wife and devoted wife Henrietta Essex; stepmother Willie Essex, St. Louis, MO; 5 sons, 7 daughters, 18 grandchildren, 3 great-grandchildren, a sister, 3 brothers, aunt, 2 uncles and a host of cousins, nieces, nephews and friends. Services will be 1:00 P.M., Thursday, January 23, 2014 at Macedonia Missionary Baptist Church, 27 N. Gettysburg Ave. Pastor Jamison Hunter officiating. Family will receive friends 12-1 P.M. Interment Dayton National Cemetery.

Funeral Home

H. H. Roberts Funeral Home
38 S. Gettysburg Avenue Dayton, OH 45417
(937) 268-6886

Published in Dayton Daily News on Jan. 22, 2014