Published 2:07 pm Wednesday, September 8, 2021

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Graveside services for William “Billy” Cobb, 80, of Georgiana were held Saturday, August 28, at Wesley Chapel Cemetery with Bro. Terry Cook officiating.

He is survived by daughter Kristi Newmeyer (Brian); grandchild Colin Newmeyer (Jordan); great grandchildren Regan, Logan, Mary Reid; siblings Shirley Green, Opal Cobb; several nieces and nephews; and his special companion, Jane.

He is preceded in death by his wife of 43 years, Shirley Cobb; sister Patricia Garrett; parents Leon Cobb and Eva McLeod; and step father Farrell McLeod.

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Pallbearers were family and friends.

Mr. Cobb was a good ol’ country boy who loved to hunt and fish and farm his land. He retired from the U.S National Guard. Mr. Cobb loved his chihuahua Baxter. He was a loving father, grandfather, and brother and will be missed.