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Louise Thompson Cobb
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Birth: May 6, 1903
Death: Sep. 14, 2005
Covington
St. Tammany Parish
Louisiana, USA

Louise Thompson Cobb of Jena, Louisiana, died at the age of 102 on Wednesday, September 14, 2005 following a brief illness in Covington, Louisiana at Lakeview Regional Hospital.

Mrs. Cobb, a lifelong resident of Jena, Louisiana, was a member of Nolley Memorial United Methodist Church, Jena Garden & Civic Club and was a graduate of Mansfield Women's College.

Mrs. Cobb was born on May 6, 1903 to the union of Dr. Baxter Lincoln Thompson and Katie Aber Thompson.

She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband of sixty-one years, Alfred Montgomery Cobb; her son, Alfred David Cobb; her granddaughter, Celia Renee Slocum; and her great-grandson, Terrell Duncan Porter.

Survivors include her daughter, Miriam Cobb Slocum; her grandchildren, Jere Randal Slocum, Jr. and Jeanne Michelle Slocum; and her great-grandchildren, Christopher Michael Hill and Sean Hamil Jones.

Visitation will be at Kinner & Stevens Funeral Home of Jena, Louisiana on Friday, September 16, 2005 from 5 p.m. until 7 p.m. and on Saturday, September 17, 2005 from 12 p.m. until shortly before service time.

The Memorial Service honoring her life will be held at Nolley Memorial United Methodist Church, 2239 East Oak Street, Jena, Louisiana at 2 p.m. Saturday, September 17, 2005 with Rev. Mark Benge officiating. Interment will follow in the church cemetery.

Pallbearers will be Chris Hill, Dean Jones, Dean Jones, Melvin Purvis, Jerry M. Stevens and Norman Welch.

Memorial may be sent to the Nolley Memorial United Methodist Church, P.O. Box 127, Jena, Louisiana.

SOURCE: The Alexandria Daily Town Talk, September 16, 2005 
 
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 Parents:
  Baxter Lincoln Thompson (1863 - 1931)
  Katherine Anna Aber Thompson (1866 - 1954)
 
 Spouse:
  Alfred Montgomery Cobb (1897 - 1987)
 
 Children:
  Alfred David Cobb (1938 - 2002)*
 
 Siblings:
  Baxter Aber Thompson (1888 - 1894)**
  Bessie Marie Thompson Morgan (1896 - 1989)**
  Louise Thompson Cobb (1903 - 2005)
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Nolley Memorial Methodist Cemetery
Jena
La Salle Parish
Louisiana, USA
 
Created by: Ron Manley
Record added: May 07, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 26661936
Louise <i>Thompson</i> Cobb
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Louise <i>Thompson</i> Cobb
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Louise <i>Thompson</i> Cobb
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