Jimmie Ray Cobb
January 20, 1933 – September 3, 2017
Jimmie Ray Cobb, 84, passed away Sunday, September 3, 2017 at his residence, surrounded by his wife of 64 years and his three children. He was born January 20, 1933 in Union County to the late Ernest Franklin and Ollie J. Cobb.
He retired CMSgt of the U.S. Air Force in 1976, after serving 25 years. After retirement, he worked for Lockheed Air Craft Company in Saudi Arabia.
He was the retired CFO of Cobb Environmental and was a member of Ingomar Baptist Church.
Funeral services will be at 11:00a.m. Tuesday, September 5, 2017 at Ingomar Baptist Church with Dr. Terry Cutrer officiating. Burial will be at Ingomar Cemetery. United Funeral Service is in charge of the arrangements.
He is survived by his wife, Betty Jo Cobb; two daughters, Sheila Cobb Prawl (Ed) and Lisa Maxey (Scott); a son, Brian Keith Cobb (Lori); three sisters, Ruby Jean Canerdy, Mabel Ruth Browning and Judy Hill; a step sister, Barbara Ann Raines; a step-brother, Donald Roy Raines; nine grandchildren and five great grandchildren.
Pallbearers will be Seth Cobb, Sam Cobb, Nick Cobb, Matt Hale, Jake Mangum and Lynn Shaw.
Visitation will be Monday, September 4, 2017 from 5:00p.m. till 7:00p.m. at Ingomar Baptist Church.
In lieu of flowers, the family request that memorials be made to Ingomar Baptist Church Building Fund.