COBB, Arthur G.

Date of birth: 28 Aug 1903 Johnson County, Indiana

Date of death: 8 Mar 1960 Indianapolis, Marion County, Indiana

Source: Franklin Evening Star, Franklin, Johnson County, Indiana, March 9, 1960

Arthur G. Cobb Rites Announced
      Arthur G. Cobb, of Nineveh, died 
in the Robert W. Long Hospital at Indian-
apolis Tuesday morning at 9:30 o'clock.
      Mr. Cobb underwent major surgery 
in the Johnson County Memorial Hospital 
where he was a patient for two weeks 
and was later taken to the Indianapolis 
hospital where he died after 11 days.
      Funeral services are to be conducted 
in the Flinn and Maguire Funeral Home at 2 
o'clock Friday afternoon with the Rev. B. 
A. Lawrence, pastor of the Nineveh Christian 
Church, in charge of the services.  Burial 
will be made in the Nineveh Cemetery.
      Friends may call at the funeral home 
after 3 o'clock Thursday afternoon and until 
time for the services.  They are invited to 
attend the rites.
	Native of County
      The son of Laura Belle Hardin Cobb 
and the late Edward E. Cobb, Mr. Cobb was 
born Aug. 28, 1903, in Johnson County.  He 
was educated in the Nineveh school where 
he graduated in 1922.
      On April 12, 1934, he was married 
to Elva G. Goetz at Columbus.  They were 
the parents of two children.
      Mr. Cobb had spent his life at Nineveh 
with the exception of six years where he was 
on the West Coast. He was a boiler fireman 
by trade.  
His interests were sports, fishing and hunting.
      The survivors are the widow, a son, 
John Thomas Cobb, a daughter, Mrs. Laura Alice 
Hash; and a step-son, James Robert Forsythe.
      Others remaining are three grandchildren, 
Johnny Cobb, Lisa and Karen Hash; two brothers 
and two sisters, Frank Cobb, of Terre Haute; 
Mrs. Elizabeth Graves, of Greenwood; Maurice 
Cobb and Mrs. Catherine Cole, of Nineveh.

Submitted by Mark E. Wirey

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