Lillie J. Cobb

Published 12:01 am Wednesday, July 18, 2018

March 23, 1927 – July 15, 2018

NATCHEZ — Services for Lillie J. Cobb, 91, of Richland, formerly of Natchez, who died Sunday, July 15, 2018, in Richland, will be 11 a.m. today at Laird Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Denny Callaway officiating.
There will be a private family burial under the direction of Laird Funeral Home.
Visitation will be from 10 a.m. until service time Wednesday at the funeral home.

Mrs. Cobb was born March 23, 1927, in Jefferson County, the daughter of Charlie Rushing and Sadie Price Rushing.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, M.C. Cobb; and one grandson, David Cobb Jr.
Survivors include her two children, Janis Jennings and husband, R.W., of Richland, and David Cobb and wife, Marlene, of Lillington, N.C.; two grandchildren, Michael Doyle and wife, Anita, of Waterford, Texas, and Stephen Doyle of Clinton; three great-grandchildren, Shelbi Jopson, Stephani Doyle and Sean Doyle; one brother, Charles Rushing and wife, Beverly, of Oak Grove, La.; three step-grandchildren, Tommy Jennings, Paulette Bryan and Tina Marek; seven step-great-grandchildren, Madi Jennings, Charlee Jennings, Christian Bryan, Caden Bryan, Kayla Marek, Michael Marek and Abigail Marek; two great-great-grandchildren, Zoey Jopson and Peyton Jopson; and a special friend, Frances McManus.
Pallbearers will be Ray Skates, Adam Brady, Michael Anderson, Steve Burr, Ron Hux and Michael Doyle.
The family extends thanks to all the Plainview Assisted Living personnel and a special thank you to Tracy Floyd, nurse/director.
Memorials may be made to the Briarwood Church of Christ or to the Mount Dora Christian School.
Online condolences may be sent to the family at

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