COBB, Arthur G.
Date of death: 8 Mar 1960 Indianapolis, Marion County, Indiana
Source: Franklin Evening Star, Franklin, Johnson County, Indiana, March 9, 1960
Arthur G. Cobb
Arthur G. Cobb, of Nineveh, died in the Robert W. Long Hospital at Indianapolis 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