Joyce M. Hobbs

Wednesday, July 3, 2013

Joyce M. Hobbs, 91, of Campbell, Mo., died Sunday, May 19, 2013 at the General Baptist Nursing Home in Campbell.

Mrs. Hobbs, daughter of Earnest and Tessie (Cosby) Hollis, was born on October 1, 1921 in Piggott, Ark.

She was a homemaker and was a member of the First Baptist Church in Campbell.

She was united in marriage to Kenneth Hobbs on March 21, 1941 in Campbell, Mo. He preceded her in death on December 14, 1985.

Her survivors include two sons, Larry Hobbs of Corydon, Ind. and Jerry Hobbs and wife, Garnell, of Ringgold, Va.; two daughters, Phyllis Kolb and husband, Bob, of Crestwood, Mo. and Kay Keen and husband, Jerry, of Murray, Ky.; five grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; three sisters, Alma Crossfield of Piggott, Ark., Margaret Benesiuk of Daytona Beach, Fla. and Pat Edwards, of Kansas City, Mo.

She was preceded in death by her parents; an infant son, Steven Wayne Hobbs; four brothers, Earnest Hollis, Jr., Francis Hollis, Denver Hollis and Frank Hollis along with one sister, Mildred Tiller.

Visitation and funeral services were held May 22, 2013 at the Landess Funeral Home Chapel in Campbell with Rev. Steve Bricker officiating. Burial followed in the Woodlawn Cemetery in Campbell with Landess Funeral Home charged with the arrangements.