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Rollin Rock Bacon Jr.

Rollin Rock Bacon Jr. of Ironton, MO passed away at his home at the age of 68 years, 3 months, and 19 days.

He was born June 27, 1953 in Detroit, Michigan, a son of the late Rollin Rock Bacon Sr. and Betty May Walker.

On Sept. 4, 2003 he was united in marriage to Terri Barton, who survives.

Also surviving are three children; Rachel Erbland and Ryan Ridlon of Ironton and Danielle Heaps of Farmington. Three brothers; Timothy Bacon of Potosi, Tracy Bacon of Fredericktown, and Scot Bacon of Kentucky. Six Sisters; Carol Brame of Springfield, MO, Connie Rosenthal of Marble Hill, MO, Diane Garrett of Fredericktown, Roxy Schnebelen of Farmington, Mary Neubrand of Gallatin, TN,   and Julie King of Placitas, NM. Grandchildren; Jack, Max, Sam, Ben, Sadie, Charlie, Gage, Carter, Matt, Ryan (Bub), Addison, Leigha, Lakyn, Gage, and Gavin.  One great grandchild, Ellie. Special friends; James Priday, Gene Aslinger, and Jerry Bradford and many nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

He was preceded in death by his parents, and two brothers Michael Nations and Marty Bacon.

Rollin was proud of his Native American Heritage belonging to the Saginaw-Chippewa Tribe of Mount Pleasant Michigan.

He loved hunting, fishing, camping, exploring and being in the outdoors, especially in the Mountains of the South West United States. He also lived in Alaska for 13 years.

He was a retired Iron Worker and Welder and served his Country in the United States Marine Corps.

Memorial funeral services were  held on Monday Oct. 25, 2021 at 1 Calvary Temple in Fredericktown, MO under the direction of Cole Family Funeral Home, with Rev. Steve Erbland officiating. A visiting period  was before the service.

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