OBITUARY

John W Hobbs Jr.

March 30, 1950November 25, 2018
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Mr. John W. Hobbs JR. of Forest Park, Georgia passed Sunday November 25, 2018.John Wilson Hobbs Jr. was born March 30, 1950 to Elaine Hammock Hobbs and John Hobbs Sr. He was born in Atlanta, Georgia and was raised in Forest Park, Georgia.

John married the love of his life, Karen Susan Hobbs on July 12, 1969. Together they had two children, Sonny Hobbs and Angela Howard. He had three grandchildren, John Hobbs Jr. IV, Karen Ashley Howard, & Tyler Dean Howard.

John served as a Merchant Marine. He also worked for General Motors for 35 years until he later retired in 2005. Through General Motors, John was able to obtain certification in Real Estate and as an electrician.

John was a remarkable man who thrived on bringing joy to those around him. He loved to sing, dance, and laugh his way through life.

John was called Bubba by some of his dearest and closest friends. He leaves behind him many cherished memories that he shared with family and friends.

John loved God and his family. He is a brother, father, uncle, grandfather and friend.

He was preceded in death by his wife Karen S. Hobbs. He leaves to cherish loving memories daughter Angela R. (Donnie) Howard, son John W. (Patricia) Hobbs III, grandchildren; John W. Hobbs IV, Karen Ashley Howard and Tyler Dean Howard, siblings; Reba Burns, Jane Bell, Tony Hobbs and Ronnie Hobbs and a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

Services

  • Visitation Wednesday, November 28, 2018
  • Funeral Service Thursday, November 29, 2018
  • Burial Thursday, November 29, 2018
REMEMBERING

John W Hobbs Jr.

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Melissa Olsen

November 29, 2018

RIP Bubba..we will miss you...

David M. Morgan

November 29, 2018

Prayers for his family..

Gail Williams

November 29, 2018

Prayers for the family.. I thought a lot of him

Dayna Trammell

November 29, 2018

Prayers...

Victoria Stephens

November 29, 2018

Prayers for his family..

Dwane Williams

November 29, 2018

RIP

Catherine Gray McNabb

November 29, 2018

Praying..

Lisa Thames Brogdon

November 29, 2018

Prayers and condolences for family and friends..

Carol Stephens Hill

November 29, 2018

Prayers for the peace and comfort for family and friends during this most difficult time!

Joan Johnson

November 29, 2018

RIP Bubba.. Praying for the family..