Bobby Rodney McLean Sr. of Lakeland, Florida was born to the late Rodney and Edith (Scudder) McLean on October 17, 1934 in Keiser, Arkansas and passed away on August 23, 2021 in Lakeland, Florida at the age of 86 years.
Bobby had been a resident of Lakeland, Florida for 17 years he also lived in Dupo, Illinois and Cahokia, Illinois. He was a Technical Sergeant in the United States Air Force for 20 years and work for the United States Post Office for 20 years. He was a member of North Side Assembly of God in Lakeland, Florida. He enjoyed embroidery, making quilts, playing golf and wood carving.
On October 19, 1957 he married Shirley Bennett they were for 43 years until she passed away in November of 2000. October 03, 2004 he married Martriess Russom in St. Augustine, Florida.
Surviving Bobby three sons Bobby (Terri) McLean Jr. of Desoto, Missouri, Roger (Careth) McLean of Dupo, Illnois and Terry (Kim) McLean of Columbia, Illinois; one daughter Tonda (Randy) Lindhorst of Columbia, Illinois; three step daughters Kim Russom, Tessie (Larry) Kirkland and Whitney (Brad) Oliva; five grandchildren Rodney McLean, Ashley (Josh) Schuerman, Lacey McLean, Kyle (Ashley) Mattingly and Kelly (Robert) Mathews; five step grandchildren Justin Fritz, Amber (David) Rowland, Austin Myers, Wesley Oliva and Mackenzie Oliva; nine great grandchildren Charity Schuerman, Joshua Schuerman, Phoebe Schuerman, Jace Schuerman, Maverick McLean, Nora Mathews , Lane Mathews, Sawyer Mattingly and Greer Mattingly; four step great grandchildren Jacob Rowland, Addison, Rowland, Blake Rowland and Payton Fritz; two brothers Johnny (Barbara) McLean of Keiser Arkansas and Danny (Suzie) McLean of Arkansas. Bobby was preceded in death by his parents; his wife Shirley McLean; three brothers Bill McLean, Gary (Reba) McLean and Mickey (Lavern) McLean. A host of family and friends also survive.
Visitation will be held on Tuesday August 31, 2021 from 12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m. at Watkins and Sons Funeral Home in Puxico, Missouri.
Funeral Services will be held on Tuesday August 31, 2021 at 1:00 p.m. with Rev. Eddie Bennett of Farmington, Missouri officiating at Watkins and Sons Funeral Home in Puxico, Missouri.
Interment will follow in the Puxico City Cemetery with Watkins and Sons Funeral Service of Puxico in charge of arrangements.
Watkins and Sons Funeral Service