|Birth: ||Sep. 25, 1949|
|Death: ||Nov. 23, 2000|
Thomas "Mark" Hobbs , 51, of Pleasant Hill, died at 11:57 a.m. Thursday (Nov. 23, 2000,) in St. Luke's Hospital in St. Louis following a sudden illness.
Mr. Hobbs was born Sept. 25, 1949, in Pittsfield, a son of Thomas Arthur and Donna June Crowder Hobbs. He married Carolyn Elizabeth Grote on Sept 12, 1970, in Pleasant Hill. She survives.
Mr. Hobbs was a Class A maintenance machinist for Hercules in Louisiana, Mo., for 33 years. He was a 1967 graduate of Pleasant Hill High School and a member of First Baptist Church in Pleasant Hill.
Mr. Hobbs was an Eagle Scout and an Army veteran having served with the America Division of the U. S. Infantry in Vietnam. He received two Purple Hearts and two Bronze Stars. Mr. Hobbs was a member of V. F. W. Post 4539 in Eolia, Mo., and a past member of Pleasant Hill American Post 1048. He was very active in the P. A. C. E. Union Local 5713 in Louisiana, serving as a union trustee. Mr. Hobbs was an avid-outdoorsman and enjoyed fishing, hunting, trapping and trap shooting.
Survivors include his parents of Pleasant Hill, a daughter, Mrs. John (Stacy) Clark of Liberty; a brother, Kevin Hobbs of Dallas, Texas and three grandchildren, Sandra, Patrick and John Paul Clark, all of Liberty.
Services will be conducted at 2:30 p.m. Sunday in the Ward-Lummis Funeral Home in Pleasant Hill by the Rev. Leonard Castleman. Burial with military honors will be in Crescent Heights Cemetery.
Visitation will be from 1 p.m. until services in the funeral home.
Memorials may be made to a charity or organization of the donor's choice.
Crescent Heights Cemetery
Created by: Glenda Whitaker Subyak
Record added: Mar 11, 2008
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