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February 3, 1934 - August 3, 2014

Sam a long time resident of Azusa passed away peacefully in his sleep on August 3, 2014 at the age of 80. He was born on February 3, 1934 to John and Carrie Cobb of Morganton, North Carolina. Sam is survived by his beloved wife of 57 years Annie Cobb; Brother Chuck Cobb and Sister Barbara Sellars of Morganton, North Carolina; Sons Robert and Sam Jr.; Daughter Suzanne and his pride and joy grandson Dominyck plus a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and other living relatives and friends. A true entrepreneur and pioneer in the Intraocular Len and Ophthalmic Industry, Sam created and developed innovative lens designs and founded numerous companies including his prized CLR Medicals Int'l of 15 years. Sam was proud to serve h is country in the Navy. A celebration of Sam's life will be held on Wednesday August 13th beginning with visitation from 5pm to 8pm in the chapel of White's Funeral Home 404 E. Foothill Ave. Azusa 91702 and Gravesite services on Thursday August 14th at 11am at Oakdale Memorial Park 1401 S. Grand Ave. Glendora 91740. The family requests that memorial contributions be made in Sam Cobb's memory to: Children's Hospital of Los Angeles at www.chla.org/donate or send donations to Children's Hospital Los Angeles, 4650 Sunset Blvd. #29 L.A. CA 900027 Attn: Donor Services
Published in San Gabriel Valley Tribune on Aug. 10, 2014
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