Born: February 17, 1928 - Deceased: January 28, 2020
Gerald “Jerry” Hobbs, 91, of Glen Carbon, IL, born Friday, February 17, 1928, in Rector, AR, passed away Tuesday, January 28, 2020 at Edwardsville Care Center in Edwardsville, IL.
Jerry worked as a store clerk for Boeing Corporation. He was a former member of St. Matthew UMC, and he was a United States Korean War Army Veteran.
He was preceded in death by his:
- Wife: June, nee Cullen, Hobbs
- Daughter: Patricia Hobbs
- Son: Phillip W. Hobbs
- Parents: Herschel and Ruth, nee Stoker, Hobbs
- Great-grandson: Caleb Elliott
Surviving are his:
- Daughter: Jan (Tom) Elliott of Glen Carbon, IL
- Brother: Herschel J. (Helen) Hobbs of Poplar Bluff, MO
- Sister: Sue Miller of High Ridge, MO
- Sister-in-law: Doris (James) Burton
- Kimberly (Rocky) Hayward of Sunrise, FL
- Douglas (Dawn) Elliott of Troy, IL
- Great grandchildren
- John (Lindsey) Leto
- Lauren (Kyle) Schmidt
- Christien Elliott
- Alaina Leto
- Brannon Elliott
- Jadon Elliott
- Rachaelle Elliott
- Great-great grandchildren
- Dear nieces and nephews
Memorials: Memorials may be made to the Heartland Hospice.
Visitation: Visitation from 11:00 – 1:00 pm, Saturday, February 1, 2020 at Kurrus Funeral Home in Belleville, IL.
Funeral: Funeral Services will be held at 1:00 pm, Saturday, February 1, 2020 at Kurrus Funeral Home, with Pastor Mike Fowler and Pastor Mike VanBritson officiating. Interment will follow at Lake View Memorial Gardens, Fairview Heights, IL.