MAYSVILLE — Robert Earl “Bob” Mers, 75, of Maysville, passed away Sunday, Sept. 2, 2018, at the Care Center at Kenton Pointe.

Born Jan. 18, 1943, in Bourbon County, he was the son of Malcolm and Lovelace Hill Mers.

Bob was a retired bus driver for Queen City Metro in Cincinnati for 20 years. He was a member of the Maysville Masonic Lodge No. 52 in Maysville. He was a member of Faith Assembly of God in Maysville.

He is survived by his children, Robbie Mers, Tim Perkins and wife, Laura, Crystal Mers, Sherry Helphenstine and husband, Steve; his grandchildren, Bradley, Jessica, Sarah, Shawn, Caitlyn, KayLee, and Clay; his great-grandchildren, Levi and Monte; his brothers, Art Mers and Kenneth Mers and wife, Hope; and his special friends, Janet Reese, Heather and Ronnie Cooper.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his brothers, Donnie, Harry Clay, and James Mers.

Funeral service will be 11 a.m., Friday, Sept. 7, at Faith Assembly of God located at 293 Martin Luther King Highway (AA Highway) in Maysville. Bro. David Hickerson will be officiating.

Bob will be laid to rest in Goddard Cemetery.

Visitation will be at the church on Thursday from 6-8 p.m., as well as Friday morning from 9-11 a.m.

Boone-Nickell Funeral Home is caring for the arrangements.

In lieu of flowers, memorials are suggested to the church (P O Box 461, Maysville, Ky. 41056) and/or Cancer Care Club (P O Box 189, Flemingsburg, Ky. 41041).

Friends may sign the online guestbook at