George Nelson Cobb
George Nelson Cobb, age 72 of Smyrna, died Monday at his home.
He was a native of Nashville and was preceded in death by his parents, Marvin Cobb and Kate Allen Cobb Gregory. Mr. Cobb was a member of Life Point Church in Smyrna, and a graduate of University of Tennessee Chattanooga. Mr. Cobb was a veteran of United States Marine Corps during the Vietnam Conflict and retired Accountant with Bunge Oils.
Mr. Cobb is survived by his wife of 50 years, Caren Cobb; sons, Charles Cobb and wife Rhonda of Murfreesboro, Andy Cobb and wife Amy of Illinois; daughter, Debbie Parker and husband David of Murfreesboro; sister, Betty Jo Rogers of Chattanooga; grandchildren, Adam, Kristen, Jacob, Charlie, Samuel, Noah, Jessica, Morgan; great-grandchildren, Emily, John, Bryson.
Graveside service will be 11 a.m. Thursday at Mapleview Cemetery, with Military Honors. Pastor Saul Eady, Jr. will officiate. Visitation will be after 10 a.m. Thursday at Woodfin Chapel, Smyrna (615) 459-3254.
Published in The Daily News Journal on May 29, 2013