Robert E. “Bob” Ailey, age 91 of Jefferson City, TN, passed away on Saturday, October 2, 2021, at Jefferson Memorial Hospital. He was a member of First Baptist Church of Dandridge. He retired after 23 years in the Air Force, and semi-retired farmer, and school bus driver. He is preceded in death by his wife, Polly Ailey, daughter-in-law, Jenny Bullis, son-in-law, Roger Paschal, parents, Arville and Alma Ailey, and sister-in-law, Tina Ailey. He is survived by son, Joseph (Kelly) Ailey, daughter, Kathy Paschal, grandsons, John (Christy) Ailey, Jason (Darla) Ailey, Clark Paschal, and Blake (Michaela) Paschal, step-granddaughter, Emily Neblett, great-grandchildren, Matthew, Alex, Maddie, Jason, and Millie, step-great-grandchildren, Jonas, Alice, and Eli, brother, Denver Ailey, nephews, Randy (Lettie) Ailey, and Dan Ailey. Friends may call at their convenience from 1:00 until 5:00 p.m. on Tuesday, October 5, 2021, at Farrar Funeral Home. Graveside interment service will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Wednesday, October 6, 2021, at Jefferson Memorial Gardens with Dr. Bob Brown officiating. In lieu of flowers the family request donations be made to the Wounded Warriors Project, www.woundedwarriorproject.org. In consideration of the health and safety of all those attending the services, Farrar Funeral Home strongly encourages all CDC guidelines be followed, including the use of face masks.