May 5, 2013

Dorothy Ann Cobb

— Dorothy Ann Cobb

Mrs. Dorothy Ann Cobb, 67, of Villanow, departed this life Saturday, May 4, 2013, at the local hospital.

Dorothy was born May 26, 1945, in Whitfield County, a daughter of the late James Bell and Nancy Barton Brooks Bell.  She was also preceded in death by her brothers, Robert Bell, Ned Van Dyke, Billy Bell; great-granddaughter, Catalaya Sepulveda.

She is survived by her husband of 52 years, Glen David “Bud” Cobb of Villanow; children, Sissie and Kurt Ridley of Villanow, Logan and Janet Cobb of LaFayette, Dexter and Tina Cobb of Santa Fe, Texas, Tippy and Tabatha Cobb of Chatsworth; sisters, Barbara Bivens of Chatsworth,  Louise Drain of Dalton, Clara Sue Blankenship of Kentucky, Betty Lou Carson of Dalton; seven grandchildren, three great-grandchildren,  nieces and nephews.   

Services to celebrate the life of Mrs. Dorothy Ann Cobb will be Tuesday at 2 p.m. at the New Beginnings Baptist Church in Villanow with the Rev. Junior Williams officiating.

She will be at the church from 11 a.m. until the funeral hour.

Interment will be in Macedonia Baptist Church in Villanow.

The family will receive friends at Ponders Melrose Chapel from 5 to 9 p.m. today.

In lieu of flowers the family requests donations be made to the Youth Group at the New Beginning Baptist Church in her memory.

Condolences may be expressed to the family at

Arrangements are by Ponders Melrose Chapel, 138 Melrose Drive; (706) 226-4002.