Joe David Mobley, age 89 of New Haven, IL passed on this life, May 22, 2017 at his home. Joe was born near Herald, IL on July 26, 1927 to the late Leo & Rosie (Wilson) Mobley. He served his country during World War II in the U.S. Army. On October 22, 1945 he married the love of his life, Margie (Clifford) Mobley and they spent 71 loving years together.
Joe worked as a mechanic, in the oil fields and farming his land. He loved to be outside, especially hunting, fishing and camping. He was a very hard worker who always provided for his family. He was a good husband, father, grandfather and brother and will be missed by many.
Joe is survived by his wife Margie, a daughter, Deborah (Glen) Carney of New Haven, grandchildren, Paul (Karen) Mobley, Alex (Amber) Carney, Karen (Quentin) Braselton, Adam (Leslie) Carney and David Jr. (Kelsey) Mobley. He is also survived by 3 sisters, Wilma (Thom) Chandler, Judy (Jerry) Greenwell and Nigel (Raymond) Miles. 9 Great Grandchildren and 2 Great Great Grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his son, David Mobley Sr., brothers, Leroy and Carl Mobley and a sister Leda Golden and a great grandchild, Eli Carney.
Visitation for Joe will be on Wednesday, May 24, 2017 at the Cox & Son Funeral Home in New Haven from 10:00AM to 1:00 PM. His funeral service will immediately follow at the funeral home starting 1:00 PM. Rev. Jack Hall will officiate and his burial will take place in the Union Ridge Cemetery with military rites.
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