OBITUARY

Curtis Roy "Rocky" Cobler

June 29, 1955April 8, 2018
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Curtis Roy "Rocky" Cobler, 62, of Bassett, Virginia passed away peacefully at his home on April 8, 2018 with his loving family surrounding him. He was born on June 29, 1955 to Betty Joyce Cline and the late Curtis Roy Harris. Rocky graduated Bassett High School in 1973. He was the owner of Arovik Signs since 1972 and was also known as "The Sign King". He enjoyed camping, gold prospecting and produced The Quickdraw Show on television and preached the Weary Pilgrim Show. He was a lifelong musician who played bass for Fork Mountain Grass, Lee Terrace, and Quickdraw. He was a dedicated member of Fort Trial Baptist Church. He studied at Cornerstone Bible College and led many services with The Weary Pilgrim Ministry at Stanleytown Healthcare and Harmony Hall. He supported numerous local charitable organizations and ministries in his lifetime. He was granted the J.T. Hooker Award from Piedmont Arts for his support of the arts. In addition to his father, he is preceded in death by one infant son, Andrew Cobler and one brother, G.W. Cobler. In addition to his mother, he is survived by his loving wife of 33 years, Vickie Lynn Brown Cobler; three children; Kris Cobler and wife Sabrina of Salem, VA, Sarah Cobler of Fayetteville, N.C., Nicholas Cobler of Charlotte, N.C.; one brother, Michael Cline and wife Vickie of Bassett, VA, and one granddaughter, Anna Cobler. Visitation will be held at Fort Trial Baptist Church on Wednesday, April 11 2018 from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m..Funeral services will be conducted on Thursday, April 12 2018 at 11:00 a.m. at Fort Trial Baptist Church with Joey McNeil officiating. Burial will follow at Mountain View Cemetery in Ridgeway, Virginia. Collins Funeral Home in Bassett, VA is respectfully serving the Cobler family. After dealing with this battle of cancer and liver failure, the Cobler family encourages the community to take into consideration their choice of becoming an organ donor.

  • FAMILY

  • Betty Joyce Cline, Mother
  • Curtis Roy Harris, Father
  • Vickie Lynn Cobler, Wife
  • Andrew Cobler, Son
  • Kris Cobler, Son
  • Sabrina Cobler, Daughter-in-law
  • Sarah Cobler, Daughter
  • Nicholas Cobler, Son
  • Anna Cobler, Granddaughter
  • Michael Cline, Brother
  • Vickie Cline, Daughter-in-law
  • G.W. Cobler, Brother
  • PALLBEARERS

  • Wilson Cobler, Active Pallbearer
  • Gil Lancaster, Active Pallbearer
  • Jerry Hager, Active Pallbearer
  • Lane Nunley, Active Pallbearer
  • Mike Cline, Active Pallbearer
  • Wayne Bryant, Active Pallbearer
  • Michael Gardner, Honorary Pallbearer
  • Bobby Mitchum, Honorary Pallbearer

Services

  • Visitation Wednesday, April 11, 2018
  • Funeral Service Thursday, April 12, 2018
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Curtis Roy "Rocky" Cobler

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Douglas Saul

April 12, 2018

Rocky was a great friend I went thru school with and played some music with him to. He sure has left a wonderful legacy in this life. My condolences to all the family and the lives he touched. He will never be forgotten. RIP old friend, Buster Saul

Tommy Wright

April 11, 2018

Rocky was a great person to work for and a great person in general. He will be sorely missed.

Michael Reynolds

April 10, 2018

RING THE BELLS, BLOW THE HORN, SHOUT HALLELUJAH,
JORDAN ROLL ON BACK AND LET ME THROUGH,
ANGELS TAKE ME TO THE THRONE
DAVID PLAY YOU'RE PRETTIEST MUSIC
FOR A WEARY PILGRIM IS RUNNING HIS LAST MILE HOME.

Faye Sigmon

April 9, 2018

I would like to express my condolences to the Cline Family as i didn't know Rocky
but i know Betty and Mike ,i am so sorry for your loss ,i know it is hard for everyone
But he has gone home to rest and not hurt anymore ,he is rejoyceing in heaven now
no more pain .My thoughts and prayers are with you so sorry for your loss.

Faye Sigmon

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