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 Bobby Eugene “Bob” Merrill

Bobby Eugene “Bob” Merrill

Birth
Eunice, Lea County, New Mexico, USA
Death 5 Nov 2012 (aged 74)
Burial Fort Worth, Tarrant County, Texas, USA
Memorial ID 100377298 · View Source
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Bobby "Bob" Merrill, 74, passed away Monday, Nov. 5, 2012, surrounded by his family, after a brief illness, in Fort Worth. Funeral: 11:30 a.m. Friday in Mount Olivet Chapel. Interment: Mount Olivet Cemetery. Friends are cordially invited to a visitation with the family from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday at Mount Olivet Funeral Home. Memorials: In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made in Bob's name to the ARA Memorial Scholarship Fund at ara.org. Bob was born June 9, 1938, in Eunice, N.M. Throughout his life, he resided in cities in New Mexico, Oklahoma, Florida and Texas, including Happy Union, McCamey, Lorenzo and Fort Worth. He married Janice Daniel in 1984. Bob was the beloved founder and owner of JBob's Designs in Fort Worth since 1994. He manufactured acrylic awards that he was proud to say were "Made in the USA." He was, along with wife Jan, the two-time winner of the National Supplier of the Year Award by the Awards and Recognitions Association. Survivors: Wife, Janice; sons, Quintin Merrill and wife, Debbie, of Lorenzo, Monty Merrill and wife, Laura, of San Antonio; daughter, Patti Harper and husband, Alan, of Arlington; stepsons, Mike Daniel of Clovis, N.M., Chris Daniel of Lubbock; stepdaughter, Marci Elliott and husband, Kelly, of North Richland Hills; sister, Sue Montgomery of Plainview; 18 loving grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; one niece; his "shop family"; and many friends.
Published in Star-Telegram on November 8, 2012


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  • Created by: Tim Hawkins
  • Added: 8 Nov 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 100377298
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Bobby Eugene “Bob” Merrill (9 Jun 1938–5 Nov 2012), Find A Grave Memorial no. 100377298, citing Mount Olivet Cemetery, Fort Worth, Tarrant County, Texas, USA ; Maintained by Tim Hawkins (contributor 46844902) .