Obituary of Margie Hobbs ~ 2008
Transcribed by Joseph Cook
Margie Hobbs, age 77 of Marion passed away Thursday November 27, 2008 at Sunrise Rehab & Care Center. Mrs. Hobbs was born in McDowell County, NC on August 21, 1931 to the late Edgar Reel and Lizzie Morgan Reel. Mrs. Hobbs is preceded in death by a brother Arnold Reel and a sister Pansy Gibson. She was a member of Nealsville Church of God.
Surviving Mrs. Hobbs is her husband John Hobbs of Marion, daughter Karen Hobbs Chapman, husband Larry of Morganton, son Mike Hobbs, wife Sara of Spartanburg, SC, sister Edith Mosteller of Marion, two grandchildren, Sonya Hawkins, husband Nathan and Taylor Connor.
Services were held at Nealsville Church of God on Sunday November 30, 2008 at 3:00 PM with Rev. Douglas Carpenter officiating. Visitation for friends and relatives was Saturday November 29, 2008 at Kirksey Funeral Home. Kirksey Funeral Home, Marion will be assisting the family. Words of comfort may be shared with the Hobbs family at www.mem.com.
The News Bulletin of McDowell County, Wednesday December 3, 2008 Volume 14 #48