Charles ‘Sonny’ Cobb, Jr. ~ Ashdown, Ark.

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Updated: June 26, 2018

Charles “Sonny” Cobb, Jr., 81, of Ashdown, Ark. died Monday, June 25, 2018.

He was born on August 6, 1936, in Texarkana, Texas, to Charles Emmett Sr. and Mary Cobb. He attended Ashdown High School and Southern State University. He was a member of First United Methodist Church in Ashdown. He was also a veteran of the U.S. Army and Chief Chemist at Ash Grove Cement in Foreman, Ark.

Mr. Cobb was preceded in death by his parents and sister, Nancy Edwards.

He is survived by his wife, Betty Lou Cobb of Ashdown; three sons and a daughter-in-law, Mett Cobb, Ward and Mollye Cobb, and Trey Cobb all of Ashdown, Ark.; a brother, Jimmy Cobb, of Texarkana, Ark.; one sister, Mary Gin Newton of Ashdown, Ark.; seven grandchildren, Eligh, Ty, Cade, Conner, Maddox, Copper, and Colt; and numerous nieces and nephews.

Visitation will be held from 6-8 p.m. Friday, June 29, 2018, at Madden Funeral Home in Ashdown, Ark.

Services will be held at 2 p.m., Saturday, June 30, at First United Methodist Church in Ashdown, Ark., with Bro. Jim Cross officiating. Burial will follow at Ashdown Cemetery.

Memorials may be made to First United Methodist Church in Ashdown, Ark, or to the Ashdown Cemetery.