Born 10-8-1925 -- Died 11-27-2003
George Brown Mobley, 78, of Cave City, Ark., died Nov. 27, 2003, at the Cave City Nursing Home.
He was born Oct. 8, 1925, at Cave City, Ark., to Albert Homer and Cecile Imogene Brown Mobley.
He was in the U.S. Navy, a farmer, worked for Libby Food Packing, mining manganese, a sawmill worker, Hills Valley Food, Aero Jet Manufacturing, Cave City Lumber Company, Robertson Hardware and Edmondson Cattle Company. 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 Jean Brock of Concord; three grandchildren -- Aaron Mobley and Michael Mobley both of Poughkeepsie and Kyle Perkey of Cave City; eight stepgrandchildren; several nieces and nephews and a host of other relatives and friends.
He was preceded in death by his parents; his first wife, Allie Mobley and one sister, Monterie Lewis.
The funeral was Nov. 29 at the Mt. View Missionary Baptist Church east of Cave City with Howard Brewer and George Wright officiating. Burial was in the Mt. View Cemetery located 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.