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 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