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Robert Thomas Bledsoe

May 6, 1954 ~ May 7, 2018 (age 64)

Robert Thomas “Tom” Bledsoe, 64, passed away Monday, May 7, 2018 surrounded by his loving family. Tom was born in Chillicothe, Ohio to Robert and Ocie Bledsoe.

Tom was a record fisherman, holding the record for the largest large mouth bass, as well as the largest small mouth bass in 1978. Tom enjoyed painting and word working. Tom also loved to mushroom hunt. The day before he passed away, Tom celebrated his 64th birthday with his family and friends by his side, he got to have everyone together one last time.

Tom is preceded in death by his parents, two brothers, Bill and David Bledsoe, and one sister, Linda Grider.

Tom is survived by two sons; Jon Bledsoe and Jay Bledsoe (Linette), two sisters; Brenda Denney and Barbara Nelson (Terry), one brother, Mike Bledsoe, two grandchildren, Sierra and Violet Bledsoe, many nieces and nephews including one very special nephew, Kevin Grider. Tom is also survived by Sparky and Mutt Kitty who both were constantly at his side.

Arrangements entrusted to Jessen Funeral Home, Franklin Chapel.