CHAFFEE - R.G. Cobb, 76, died Dec. 14, 2003, at his home.
Born Dec. 24, 1926, in Chaffee, son of the late Robert Gaines and Anna Arnitt Cobb, he retired as a self-employed farmer and excavator.
His wife, Annie Lee Smith Cobb, survives of the home.
Other survivors include: four sons, Joe Bob Cobb and Ricky D. Cobb of Chaffee, Harold W. Cobb of Scott City and James E. Cobb of Cape Girardeau; four daughters, Dixie Shaffer of Chaffee, Betty Maschmann and Darla Chapman of Cape Girardeau and Sally Hahn of Oran; one sister, Marie Griffin of Fredericktown; and 15 grandchildren, four stepgrandchildren, 10 great-grandchildren and 13 stepgreat-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by one son, Mike Cobb; and three brothers, one sister, two grandchildren and one stepgrandchild.
Friends may call after 5 p.m. today at Amick-Burnett Funeral Chapel in Chaffee where visitation will continue from 8 to 10 a.m. Tuesday.
A private graveside service will be conducted at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday at Union Park Cemetery with the Rev. Keith Price officiating.
Pallbearers will be: Harold Cobb Jr., Tom Cobb, Billy Cobb, Jason Chapman, Jeremy Chapman, Darren Shaffer, Elliott Maschmann, Preston Hahn and Skylar Cobb.