MT. JULIET – Funeral services will be held 11:30 a.m., Wednesday, November 18 at St. Stephens Catholic Church for Mrs. Hobbs, 37, of Mt. Juliet.
Mother of Mt. Juliet High football and baseball standout Mikee Brown, she died unexpectedly Saturday, Nov. 14, 2009. Visitation with the family will be Tuesday from 4 - 8 p.m. with a prayer service at 7 p.m. at Hermitage Funeral Home, 535 Shute Lane, Old Hickory.
Funeral services will be conducted Wednesday morning by the Rev. Pat Kibby. Burial will follow at Hermitage Memorial Gardens.
Survivors include: husband Michael Hobbs II; son Mikee Brown, 17, and daughter Bailey Hobbs, age 11.
Also surviving is father Jim Close; step-mother Phyllis Close; aunt and uncle Vickie and Ray Dupree; mother Diane Allison Gomez and step-father George; brother Todd Close; grandmothers Margie Close and Wilma Allison; mother and father-in-law Judy and Mike Hobbs; sister-in-law Kelly Hobbs (Randy) Sullivan; brother-in-law Mark Hobbs; nieces Darby Sullivan, Keelyn Sullivan and Brooklyn Hobbs; step brothers Kip and Casey Perkins; dear friends Andrea Cornwell, Maribeth Isenberger and Gladys Gross; as well as many other family and close friends.
Active pallbearers include: Darien Isenberger, David Cornwell, Felix Morel, Mark Hobbs, Barrett Hobbs, Nick Everrett, Bill Thompson and Bruce Ray.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Education Fund for Children at Region Bank.
Hermitage Funeral Home & Memorial Garden is in charge of arrangements.