Roger Lee Hobbs Sr.(1934 - 2013)

Rev. Roger L. Hobbs Sr., 79, went home to be with his Lord, Friday, Nov. 22, 2013, with his family at his side. Service: 2 p.m. Tuesday in Alexander's Midway Chapel. Visitiation: 1 to 2 p.m. Tuesday prior to the service at the funeral home. Rev. Hobbs was born Sept. 6, 1934 in Altus, Okla., to Oliver and Verna Hobbs. He pastored at New Highland Baptist Church and Indian Faith. He was preceded in death by his wife, Shirley Grill-Husted, and his parents. Survivors: Sons, Roger Lee Hobbs Jr., Rodney F. Hobbs and wife, Mary Jo, Rondal Hobbs and wife, Trena, and Oliver Hobbs and wife, Belinda; 10 grandchildren; 21 great-grandchildren; two great- great-grandchildren; extended family; and many friends.

Published in Star-Telegram on Nov. 24, 2013