Gerald Wayne Hobbs

Gerald Wayne Hobbs, 70, of Dumas, died Thursday, November 19, 2009, at his home.

Born January 20, 1939, in Hamburg, he was a son of the late Hogan Oliver Hobbs and Margarette Ethridge Hobbs.

He was retired from Potlatch Paper Mill and was a member of Victory Baptist Church.

He was preceded in death by two brothers, James Oliver Hobbs and Billy Lynn Hobbs.

Survivors include his wife, Linda Hobbs; two sons, Anthony Hobbs of Selma and Hogan Hobbs of Atlanta, Texas; two daughters, Geralyn Miller of Ocean Springs, Miss., and Rhonda Mills of Anchorage, Alaska; two sisters, Julia Willis of Demopolis, Ala., and Martha McGarrity of Monticello; 12 grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.

Graveside services were held November 22 at Hamburg Cemetery with the Rev. Dean Dancer officiating. Arrangements were by Griffin Funeral Home of Dumas.

Memorials may be made to Victory Baptist Church or the Arkansas Prostate Cancer Foundation.

The Advance-Monticellonian

Mailing Address:
PO Box 486
Monticello, AR 71657

Street Address:
314 Main Street
Monticello, AR 71655

Phone: 870-367-5325
Fax: 870-367-6612

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