Vernon Emmitt Cobb, 84, of Metter died on Wednesday April 29, 2020 at Candler County Hospital after a brief illness. He was a retired farmer and attended Salem Baptist Church. He was preceded in death by his first wife, Grace, the mother of his children, parents, several brothers and sisters.
He is survived by his wife, Coleen Cobb. Sons, Perry Cobb, Bruce Cobb and Ricky Way. Daughters, Renae Cook and Deborah Walker. Sister, Doris Beasley; fifteen grandchildren and fourteen great grandchildren.
A graveside service will be held on Sunday, May 3,2020 at 2pm.at Cool Springs Cemetery with Rev. Michael Williams officiating. Family visitation Sunday May 3,2020 from 12pm until 1:30pm.
Pallbearers will be Dustin Cobb, Johnathon Cobb, Tony Doyle, Cody Collins, Joey Cobb and Travis Cobb.
All requirements for COVID-19 must be observed. At the family visitation, no more than ten people allowed in the building at a time. All distance requirements of six feet must also be observed at all times, including at the cemetery.
Arrangements by Wood Funeral Home of Metter.