Samuel Carlton Cobb

Published 7:43 pm Monday, January 28, 2019

Funeral services for Samuel Carlton Cobb, of Brookhaven, were held Monday, Jan. 28, 2019, at 11 a.m. at Riverwood Family in Brookhaven with burial at Macedonia Baptist Church Cemetery.

Visitation was held Sunday, Jan. 27, 2019, from 5 until 8 p.m. at the funeral home.

Mr. Cobb, 84, died Saturday, Jan. 26, 2019, at King’s Daughters Medical Center in Brookhaven. He was born Jan. 13, 1934, to the late Sam and Alma Cobb. He played basketball and football at Co-Lin High School. He retired with 20 years of service from the United States Air Force and was a member of Macedonia Baptist Church.

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Preceding him in death were his parents.

Survivors are his wife of 61 years, Carol Allen Cobb; sister-in-law, Judy Ashley; nieces, Cindy A. Smith and Sandra A. Stewart, and nephew, Scott Ashley.

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