Cobbs, Ernest L.

ERNEST L. COBBS of Warren, Ind., 94, retired member of the Indiana Conference, died May 9, 2013. Visitation will be held Sunday, May 12, from 2 to 5 p.m. at Jones-Smith Funeral Home, 259 N. Main Street, Upland, Ind. A memorial service will be held Monday, May 13, at 1:30 p.m., at the funeral home with the Rev Rob Neel officiating. Interment will be at Fairview Cemetery in Huntertown, Ind. Survivors include: sons, James (Kate) Freemont, Ind.; DeWain (Jeannie), Warsaw, Ind.; Charles, Upland, Ind.; Joseph, Alpine, Texas; daughters, Patricia (Dan) Stanley, Van Buren, Ind.; Catherine (Gerald) Clayton, Sidney, Ohio; 14 grandchildren; 37 great-grandchildren; and eight great-great-grandchildren. Memorials may be made to the Upland United Methodist Church, PO Box 11, Upland, IN 46989. He served Indiana churches in Bobo, Vallonia, Lincolnville, Converse, Shipshewana, Arcola, Russiaville, and Grass Creek, retiring in 1983.