Carl Junior Cobb
Carl Junior Cobb
  • February 4, 1934 - November 29, 2017
  • Belle, West Virginia

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Carl Junior Cobb, 83, of Witcher, passed away after a short illness on Wednesday, November 29, 2017.

Carl was the son of the late Carl O. Cobb and Mabel Landers Cobb. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his sister, Freda “Dimple” Kessel; two brothers, Russell and Gary Cobb; daughter, Elizabeth Cobb; grandson, Christopher Smith; and his beloved wife of 62 years, June Johnston Cobb.

His four daughters, Mary (John) Ballard of Rand, Carla (Darrell) Savage and Christine (Byron) Smith, both of Witcher and Sharon (Jerry) Thompson of Kanawha City, survive Carl. He also leaves behind 14 grandchildren and 20 great-grandchildren, five sisters, Roberta Hughes, Wilma Harrison, Linda (Gene) Paruscio, Dottie Cowick-Newton and Donna (John) Whited and one brother, Larry (Carrie) Cobb.

He was a UMWA member and worked at Valley Coal Company. He was hard working and gave freely of his time to many. He was a loving father, grandfather and great-grandfather.

We will miss our Daddy so very much.

A special Thank you to the doctors and wonderful nurses of CAMC Memorial CPICU, Liz, Ed, Anastasia, Christen and Lynsey, thank you so much for taking great care of our Dad.

The funeral service will be held 2:00 p.m. Sunday, December 3, 2017, at Stevens & Grass Funeral Home, Malden, with Pastor Gary Tucker officiating. The burial will follow the service at Ward Cemetery, Ward.

A visitation for family and friends will be from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. on Saturday, December 2, 2017 at the funeral home.