Margaret (Smith) Mobbs

December 17, 1920September 13, 2018

Margaret (Smith) Mobbs, age 97 and 9 months, of Epsom, NH died Thursday, September 13, 2018 at Epsom Health Care Center. She was born December 17, 1920 in Concord, New Hampshire the daughter of Walter L. and Sarah (Cate) Smith.

Margaret worked very hard her whole life. She raised chickens and baled hay with her husband and her sons at their farm. For many years she worked at Lee and Towle Poultry Farm in Chichester. Because Margaret was allergic to feathers she needed a shot once a month to continue to work with chickens.

Margaret was predeceased by her husband, Oliver E. Mobbs, Sr. in 1993; parents, Walter L. and Sarah (Cate) Smith; daughter, Sandra (Mobbs) Beck; a sister, Phyllis (Smith) Philibert; brothers, Walter, Pete and Lawrence Smith and a sister, Dorothy Smith.

Members of her family include her sons, Oliver E. Mobbs, Jr. (Marion) of Chichester and Walter L. Mobbs of Rochester; a sister, Mary (Smith) Maynard; grandchildren, Gordon J. Mobbs, Michelle M. Gelinas II and Jason Karam; great-grandchildren, Joseph and Jennie Karam and Mariska Mae Gelinas.

A graveside service will be held at Pine Ground Cemetery in Chichester on Tuesday, October 2, 2018 at 10am. A gathering will take place at a later date.

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  • Graveside Service Tuesday, October 2, 2018

Margaret (Smith) Mobbs

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Marilyn Belanger

September 27, 2018

I only knew Margaret from going to the mall. She was a very friendly and pleasant person. My sympathies to her family and all those who loved her.