Russell Eugene Jobe, 71, of Taylorsville, died Saturday, Nov. 17, at his residence in Taylorsville.
He was born in Louisville. He retired from the Ford Motor Company after 31 1/2 years and was a member of the U.A.W. Local 862, a member of the Little Mount Baptist Church, and a member of the National Rifle Association.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Barney L. and Frances Mae Cundiff Jobe.
He is survived by his wife of 33 years, Clara Wolfe Jobe of Taylorsville; his daughter, Stephanie Fraizer of Shepherdsville; his sons, Ronald and Kevin Jobe of Shepherdsville; stepsons, Ted Watts of Louisville, Joseph Robert Watts of Lawrenceburg, James William Watts of Abilene, Texas, and Larry Wayne Morris of Louisville; 15 grandchildren and one great-grandchild.
Visitation: Tuesday, Nov. 20, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., at the Little Mount Baptist Church.
Funeral: 2 p.m. Tuesday at the church with Bro. David Clay officiating and cremation to follow.
Greenwell-Houghlin Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Memorial contributions can be made to Hosparus of Louisville.