Funeral services for Stan Cobb announced.
A praise service for Stan Cobb, 51, of Lexa will be held 10 a.m. Wednesday, June 25, 2008 at the Second Baptist Church. Visitation will be from 5 to 7 p.m. Wednesday at Roller-Citizens Funeral Home. A graveside service will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday in Ingomar Cemetery at Ingomar, Miss. Rev. Phillip Miller will officiate.
Cobb, born July 18, 1956 in New Albany, Miss. to the late J.B. and Opal Garrett Cobb, died Monday, June 23, 2008 at his home.
He was a member of Second Baptist Church in Helena-West Helena and taught school at Eliza Miller Junior High School for 10 years and at Barton High School for 19 years.
He leaves his wife, Vicki McCown Cobb of Lexa; two daughters, Rachel Lynn Cobb of Indianola, Miss. and Marietta Dean Cobb of Lexa; his brothers and sisters and their spouses, Cary and Wilma Cobb, and Ricky and Patty Cobb of New Albany, Miss., Marilyn and Tom Whiteside of Calico Rock, Vivian and Dan Bennett of New Albany, Pat and Billy Pannell of Tupelo, Miss. and Brenda and Wayne Baggett of New Albany; two sisters-in-law, Clare Cobb of Corinth, Miss. and Brenda Cobb of New Albany; his father-in-law, Earl McCown Jr., of Cleveland, Miss.; and a host of nieces and nephews and a special friend, David Tinsley of Slocum, Ala.
His parents; two brothers, Hays and Benny Cobb, and a nephew, Brian Wayne Cobb preceded him in death.
Pallbearers will be Trey Steiner, Kent Clemons Jr., Nathan Young, John Michael Young, Cody Miller, Thomas Albert and Patrick Hardy. Honorary pallbearers will be the deacons of the Second Baptist Church.
Roller-Citizens Funeral Home will direct services. Friends may sign the online guestbook at www.rollerfuneralhomes.com.