Curtis and Son Funeral Home

1099 1St Ave Nw, Childersburg, AL


Robert M. McElrath

July 5, 1942September 3, 2019

Mr. Robert M. McElrath, age 77 of Childersburg, passed away Tuesday, September 3, 2019 at Sylacauga Health and Rehab. He is survived by his wife, Barbara O. McElrath, and brother in law, Randy Ogle (Lynn). He is preceded in death by his father, Hugh McElrath, mother, Etta McElrath Douglas, step father, Frank Douglas, and daughter, Jennifer McElrath Coffey. Funeral services will be held at Curtis and Son Childersburg Chapel, Thursday, September 5, 2019, at 11am, with a visitation from 10am until 11am, before the service. Rev. Paul Hickman to officiate. Burial will be in Green Hill Cemetery. Curtis and Son Childersburg Chapel to direct.


  • Preceded in death by:
    Parents, Hugh McElrath & Etta McElrath Douglas
    Stepfather, Frank Douglas
    Daughter, Jennifer McElrath Coffey


  • Visitation Thursday, September 5, 2019
  • Funeral Service Thursday, September 5, 2019
  • Burial Thursday, September 5, 2019


Robert M. McElrath

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David Coffey

September 17, 2019

Mr Mac,
Thanks for being the best father-in law a person could have. I love you so much. You and Miss Mac are parents to me through thick and thin. I will love you forever. Thank you for always being there. You were my daddy too.