George Brown Mobley, 78, of Cave City died Nov. 27, 2003, at Cave City Nursing Home.
Born Oct. 8, 1925, at Cave City, he was the son of Albert Homer and Cecile Imogene Brown Mobley. He was in the U.S. Navy, was a farmer, worked for Libby Food Packing, Hills Valley Food, Aero Jet Manufacturing, Cave City Lumber Company, Robertson Hardware and Edmondson Cattle Company, mined manganese and was a sawmill worker. He was a Christian and a member of Mt. View Missionary Baptist Church.
Survivors include his wife, Opal Marie Mobley of the home; a son, Ronald Mobley of Poughkeepsie; a stepson, David Duke of Concord; a daughter, Norma Perkey of Cave City; two stepdaughters -- Debra Eads and Becky Duke, both of Batesville; three sisters -- Nina Cobb and Pauline Christenberry, both of Cave City, and Jena Brock of Concord; three grandchildren -- Aaron Mobley and Michael Mobley, both of Poughkeepsie and Kyle Perkey of Cave City; eight stepgrandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents; his first wife, Allie Mobley; and a sister, Monterie Lewis.
The funeral was Nov. 29 at Mt. View Missionary Baptist Church east of Cave City with Howard Brewer and George Wright officiating. Burial was in Mt. View Cemetery east of Cave City with arrangements under the direction of Qualls Funeral Home of Cave City.
Pallbearers were Aaron Mobley, Michael Mobley, Kyle Perkey, James Christenberry, Wayne Christenberry, Harold Lynn Brock, Mack King and Charles Hutchinson.
Honorary pallbearers were Lee Lewis, Jerry Lewis, Michael Brock, Ann Crabtree and Al Brutcher.