Originally created 07/15/06

William Alexander Hobbs (AUGUSTA, Ga.)



AUGUSTA, Ga. - Mr. William Alexander Hobbs, age 84, beloved husband of the late Helen Hobbs, entered to rest on Friday, July 14, 2006 at the Georgia War Veterans Nursing Home. Funeral services will be held on Monday, July 17, 2006 at 2:00 p.m. at the Platt's Crawford Avenue Chapel with Pastor Henry Miskelly officiating. Interment will be at Westview Cemetery. A native of McBean, Georgia. Mr. Hobbs was a member of Central Christian Church. He was involved with the Masons, American Legion Post #63, the Shriners, as well as the Lions Club. Survivors include two sons, William C. Hobbs, and Ricky B. Hobbs and wife, Robyn; one daughter, Connie L. Tuten and husband, Tommy; nine grandchildren, and 13 great-grandchildren. He is preceded in death by his parents, John E. Hobbs and Letha Bryant Hobbs; his four brothers, Jerome Hobbs, George Hobbs, Johny Hobbs, Sam Hobbs and his five sisters, Mary Simon, Dora Dennis, Sadie Tuten, Ethel Tuten, Alice Hixon. The family will receive friends on Sunday, July 16, 2006 from 5 pm until 7 pm at the funeral home. Platt's Funeral Home, 721 Crawford Avenue, Augusta, Georgia, 30904. Sign the guestbook at AugustaChronicle.com

The Augusta Chronicle-July 15, 2006