Geraldine M. Cobbs

Jan 09, 1922 - Jul 26, 2009

Geraldine M. Cobbs

January 09, 1922 - July 26, 2009


Upland: Geraldine M. Cobbs, 87, passed away Sunday, July 26, at 3:15 a.m. at Heritage Pointe, Warren. She was born in Whitley County the daughter of the late Thomas and Bertha (Giest) Swing. She married Ernest Cobbs September 3, 1939 in Roanoke. She moved to Upland in1994 from Noble County and most recently had been a resident at Heritage Pointe, Warren. Mrs. Cobbs served as pastor's wife in several Northern Indiana United Methodist Conference Churches. She enjoyed gardening, fishing, quilting, She made comforters for all her children, grandchildren and great grandchildren as well as many friends. She was a Pacer, I.U. and Purdue sports fan. Survivors include her husband of nearly 70 years, Rev. Ernest Cobbs; children: James (Kathleen), DeWain (Jeannie), Charles, Joseph, Patricia (Dan) Stanley, Catherine (Gerald) Clayton; siblings: Dick (Joan), Cynthia Young, Donna Belle Gillam, Aladean (DeLoss) Weaver; 14 grandchildren; and 33 great grandchildren; and 3 great great grandchildren. She was loved by everyone she met. She had a wonderful, giving spirit and a keen since of humor. She will be greatly missed. Memorials may be made to the Upland United Methodist Church, PO Box 11, Upland, IN 46989.. Service: 2:00 p.m. Wednesday, July 29, 2009, Jones-Smith Funeral Home, 259 N. Main St., Upland, IN 46989 Officiating: Rev. Rob Neel Interment: Fairview Cemetery Huntertown, Indiana Visitation: Tuesday 5-8 p.m., Jones-Smith Funeral Home, 259 N. Main St.


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