Dorris Eugene Hobgood
November 25, 1932 - March 30, 2010


Dorris Eugene Hobgood, 77, of Sebree passed away Tuesday March 30, 2010 at Deaconess Hospital in Evansville, IN.

He was born November 25, 1932 in Webster County to the late James Gobel and Vivian (Owen) Hobgood.

He was a Korean Navy Veteran, a member of Sebree American Legion Austin Collins Post, member of Henderson Moose Lodge , lifetime member of Fraternal Order of Eagles, (1st President of Sebree Chapter), Former City of Sebree Police Chief, Pipefitter for Nation Linen Services and Todd Shipyards in Seattle. He also attended Sebree General Baptist Church.

He was preceded in death by his parents, his wife Jackie Hobgood (2004), a daughter Andrea MacDonald, and 2 brothers Owen Ray Hobgood and James Wilbur Hobgood.

He is survived by 2 sons: Steve Hobgood of Greenville, IN
Greg Chaffin of Minneapolis,MN
2 daughters: Lisa Sauls of Sebree, KY
Glenda Frantz of Renton, WA
2 sisters: Judy Crafton of Henderson, KY
Vickie Williamson of Henderson, KY
1 brother: Donald Hobgood of Sebree, KY
Caregiver: Edith Embry of Sebree, KY
18 grandchildren and7 great-grandchildren several nieces and nephews

Services will be Friday April 2, 2010 at 1:00 P.M. at Tomblinson Funeral Home Sebree Chapel.

Bro. David Bumpus and Bro. Jackie Rich will officiate.

Burial will be in Springdale Cemetery in Sebree, KY.

Visitation will be Thursday April 1, 2010 from 4-8 P.M. and Friday April 2, 2010 from 9 A.M. until service time at the funeral home.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Sebree General Baptist Church.

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