Mr. Bobby Gene Marcellus, age 91, of D’Iberville, MS passed away on Saturday, December 25, 2021.
Mr. Marcellus was born in Gibson City, Illinois on October 18, 1930. He retired from the U.S. Air Force as a Master Sergeant. After retirement he went into the real estate business and later started to develop apartment complexes in Louisiana, Mississippi and Alabama. He was a member of the Moose Lodge, VFW, and was very involved with Boy Scouts in the Pine Burr Area Council of Mississippi. He took a contingent of Boy Scouts to the World’s Fair in New York in 1964.
Mr. Marcellus is preceded in death by his parents, Harry and Jennie Marcellus; and by one brother, Pete Marcellus.
Left to cherish his memory include his loving wife, Nadine Marcellus; daughters, Debbie (Mona) Breal, Tanya (Mark) Matta and Cathy Peterman; sons, Michael G. (Kathleen) Marcellus, Tony (Mary) Smith, Robert (Nancy) Marcellus and Patrick Neal (Renee) Marcellus; sister, Maxine Lishka; brother, Max Marcellus; 15 grandchildren; and numerous great-grandchildren.
Funeral service will be held at Bradford-O’Keefe Funeral Home, Howard Avenue in Biloxi, on Wednesday, December 29, 2021 at 12:30 p.m. Friends are invited to visit 11:00 a.m. until 12:30 p.m. Interment will follow at Biloxi National Cemetery with military honors.
Bradford-O'Keefe Funeral Home is honored to serve the family of Mr. Bobby Gene Marcellus.