Alta Mae Hobbs, 89, of Sullivan, passed away Friday, Nov. 7, 2008 at her residence.
She was born on December 22, 1918 in Sullivan County to Homer and Anna (Ault) McKain. She married Urvel D. 'Demp' Hobbs on February 22, 1936.
Alta was a homemaker and was a member of New Beginnings Worship Center in Sullivan.
Survivors include her daughter; Phyllis (Howard) Burt of Danville, son; Jack (Sharon) Hobbs of Watchung, NJ, son; Michael (Pam) Hobbs of Melborne, FL, daughter; Brenda (Dan) Cox of Warsaw, IN, son; Dennis (Linda) Hobbs of Hobart, IN, sixteen grandchildren, twenty-five great-grandchildren and ten great-great grandchildren. She is also survived by one sister Hazel Jordan of Sullivan.
She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Demp Hobbs on Aug. 9, 2002; one son, David Hobbs; one grandson, Jason Hobbs; four brothers; and two sisters.
Friends may call at New Beginnings Worship Center, 54 N. Beasley St., Sullivan, (one block N of East Washington St.) Monday from 3 p.m. to 7 p.m.
Funeral services will follow at 7:00 PM with Rev. Randol Easton officiating. A private burial will take place on Tuesday at Merom Cemetery in Merom, Indiana.
Arrangements are being conducted by Anderson-Poindexter Dugger Chapel.
The family has requested contributions be made to New Beginnings Worship Center in Sullivan. Envelopes will be available at the church.
Online condolences may be sent to www.andersonpoindexter.com