OBITUARY

Jo Ann Hobbs

October 28, 1934May 12, 2018
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Jo Ann (Short) Hobbs went to be with her Heavenly Father May 12, 2018 at her home surrounded by her family.

She was born October 28. 1934 to Jessie and Velma (Yoder) Short in Shawnee. Jo Ann attended Harrison Grade School and Shawnee High School. She married Charles W Hobbs on August 30, 1952. Jo Ann was a cosmetologist for over 50 years, opening her first Beauty Shop in 1954 on East Main St in downtown Shawnee. In 1957 she relocated to 645 W. University St, and in 1963 opened Charles Beauty School. Jo Ann was preceded in death by her parents, Jessie and Velma Short; husband, Charles Hobbs; one son, David Wayne Hobbs; and brother, Roscoe Garland Short. Those left to cherish her memories are her sister, Carol Martin and husband W. D.; sons, Larry Hobbs, Gary and Cathy Hobbs; sister-in-law, Glenda Short, many grandchildren, great grandchildren, nieces and nephews. Services will be 10:00am, Wednesday, May 16, 2018 at Liberty Baptist Church with Revered Phil Thompson officiating.

Services

  • Visitation Tuesday, May 15, 2018
  • Funeral Service Wednesday, May 16, 2018
REMEMBERING

Jo Ann Hobbs

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Dustin Hobbs

May 15, 2018

Rena (yoder) Campbell

May 15, 2018

Jo Ann has always been a cheerful ,Loving woman.She has shared so much with me over the years. Condolences to all in this sad time. She will be remembered as happy ,loving and sweet.

James Collins

May 15, 2018

To the family, I wish to celebrate with you the life of Jo Ann. My fondest memory is how, in her own special way, this wonderful sister in Christ Jo Ann always went out of her way to say hello and talk with me - so very special to me. My prayers are with each one of you during this difficult time. God Richly Bless and Comfort You!

Jacquita Johnson

May 14, 2018

Sorry for your loss.


Jacquita Johnson

Dustin Hobbs

May 14, 2018

Dustin Hobbs

May 14, 2018

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