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Robert D. Jans, 69

Dec 29, 2014

Murrayville, Ga. Robert Dean Jans, age 69, passed away Thursday, Oct. 30, 2014 at his residence.

Celebration of life service was held Nov. 5, 2014 at Memorial Park North Riverside Chapel, the Rev. David Bost officiated. Inurnment was at St. Paul UMC Cemetery in Lumpkin County.

Bob was born May 9, 1945 in Blue Earth, the son of the late Elmer and Ruby (Frye) Jans. He married Donna (Weise) Jans on Nov. 28, 1965. They resided in Clinton, Iowa from 1965-1984 before moving to Gainesville, Ga. where he continued his profession of barbering. In earlier years he was an avid horseman, participating in rodeos and trail rides. He also enjoyed fishing and woodworking. He was preceded in death by his parents and a sister Karen (Jans) Martin.

Mr. Jans is survived by his wife of 49 years, Donna Renee (Weise) Jans, of Murrayville; sons, Daniel Jans, of Hiawassee, Ga., Shawn (Kellie) Jans, of Clermont, Ga.; grandchildren, Brittany Legett, Colton and Addison Jans, of Clermont, Ga.