Edward Speight Jobe

June 29, 1933December 22, 2019

Edward Speight Jobe, 86, of Rocky Mount, passed away Sunday, December 22, 2019. Funeral services will be conducted 12:00 Noon, Thursday, December 26, 2019, at Thomas-Yelverton Funeral Home, Wilson, NC., with Rev. Jesse Baker officiating. Interment will follow in Evergreen Memorial Park, Wilson, NC.

The family will receive friends Thursday, from 11:00 a.m. until 11:45 a.m., at the funeral home located at 2704 Nash St. N, Wilson, NC.

Edward is survived by his sons, Bryan Jobe and wife, Yvette, of Wilson and Glenn Jobe and wife, Terri, of Whitakers; his daughter, Vicki Jobe of Oakland, CA; and two grandchildren, JonTyler Jobe and John Partain.

He was preceded in death by his wife of 61 years, Annie Lois Jobe, and his parents, Frank Leon and Mary Walston Jobe.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be directed to Temperance Hall United Methodist Church, P.O. Box 13, Pinetops, NC 27864.

Funeral services are under the direction of Thomas-Yelverton Funeral Home, Wilson, NC. Online condolences may be sent to


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Ronnie and Joyce Wilkins

December 25, 2019

Edward was a great neighbor and friend for more than 45 years. We will miss you!!!