Mr. Robert "Bob" Jesse Ebert, age 73 of Hiawassee, GA passed away on Wednesday, December 02, 2009 following a period of declining health. He was born to the late Charles and Catherine (Siscus) Ebert on September 29, 1936 in Marion County, IN. He is survived by his wife, Sharleen Ebert, of the home; daughters and sons-in-law, Kim Hinkle, of Indianapolis, IN; Ruth Thompson, of Indianapolis, IN; Maurine Dorsey (Stephine) of Friendsworth, TX; Rhonda Wooten (Murray) of Ponka City, OK; Robin Ellert (Larry) of Longmont, CO; eighteen grandchildren, six great grandchildren, and a number of nieces and nephews also survive. Funeral services were held on Sunday, December 06, 2009 at 3:00 PM from Calvary Baptist Church with Rev. Ronnie Coffey and Rev. Eddie Duckworth officiating. Music was provided by the Junior Choir. Pallbearers were: Larry Ellert, Grant Nicholson, Royce Nicholson, Lance Kelley, Matt Turpin and David Shokel. In lieu of flowers the family requests donations be sent to: Murphy Gideon Camp, P.O. Box 164, Murphy, NC 28906. Banister Funeral Home of Hiawassee in charge of arrangements.