Bob J. Salyer

May 9, 1933April 11, 2018

Bobby Jean Salyer “Mr. Bob”, 84, passed away on April 11, 2018. He was born May 9, 1933 to Robert L. and Cora A. Salyer in St. Louis, MO.

Mr. Bob graduated in Borger, TX in 1951 and then joined The US Navy where he served in Guantanamo Bay, Cuba. After serving 4 years, Mr. Bob attended Presbyterian College in Clinton, SC where he met Frances, the love of his life. They married the day before graduation. They had one daughter, Carole Jean. Mr. Bob was employed with the Duval County School System as a computer lab instructor. He enjoyed repairing clocks and watches.

Mr. Bob is survived by Frances, his wife of 56 years; his daughter, Carole; and his brother, Ronald Salyer and his wife, Patsy.

A graveside service will be held at 3:00pm on Saturday, April 14, 2018 at Chapel Hills Memory Gardens, 850 St. Johns Bluff Rd N, 32225. Donations may be made in Mr. Bob’s memory to Calvin Presbyterian Church, 4050 Barnes Rd, 32207 or the Jacksonville Humane Society, 8464 Beach Blvd, 32216.

You may leave words of comfort and sympathy at HARDAGE-GIDDENS CHAPEL HILLS, 850 Saint Johns Bluff Road North, Jacksonville, FL 32225, is serving the family.


  • Graveside Service Saturday, April 14, 2018

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