June 21, 2024

 Evelyn Ward Hobbs

 Evelyn Ward Hobbs, 75 of Star Hall Rd Langsville, Ohio passed away on February 8th 2023. Born on November 9th 1947 to the late Earnest (Jr) and Annabelle Jenkins Ward. Was married to the late Jimmie L Hobbs.

She is survived by a son David A Hobbs of Middleport Ohio, a granddaughter Jennifer Lynn Hobbs of Columbus Ohio and great granddaughter Chloe Annabelle Reed. Also surviving is her mother Annabelle Ward, one brother Donald (Victoria) Ward of Punta Gorda Florida, three sisters: Kay (Don) Shultz, Tammy (Tim) Fry, Ruth Priddy both of Middleport. Also survived by several niece’s and nephew Lisa Lori, Scott and Heather.

Preceded in death by her husband, father, sister Mary, a special niece Tracy and a brother in law James Priddy

Evelyn was an active member of Ohio Horseman Council. She always had a great love of horses starting at an early age with her Dad’s work mules. Evelyn was also a 1966 graduate of Rutland high school. She also drove bus for Meigs local school district for nearly 30 years.

Funeral services will be held on Monday, February 13, at 1:00pm at the Anderson McDaniel Funeral Home in Pomeroy with Pastors Larry Lemley and Daniel Newsome officiating.     Visitation will be held for family and friends two hours (11-1:00pm) prior to the service.