Acie Leonard Hobbs, 93, of Bridgeport passed away Saturday, August 18, 2018 in Bridgeport. His services will be 10:00 am, Wednesday, August 22 at Jones Family Funeral Home in Bridgeport, officiated by Pastor Joey Vick. Burial will follow in Thomas Cemetery in Bridgeport. Pallbearers are Anthony Torres, John Torres, Mark Ortiz, Colby Shawn, Jason Shawn, Dusty Raymond, Acie Glen Raymond, and Christopher Preskitt. Visitation will be Tuesday, August 21 from 6-8 pm, also at Jones.
Acie was born on June 21, 1925 in Poolville, Texas to Frank Leroy and Clora Charlotte Hobbs.
He was a retired air conditioner technician, and a member of Cuba Road Church.
He is survived by wife Bobbie Hobbs of Bridgeport; daughters Vickie Mager and husband Phillip of Bridgeport, Shirley Berhorst and husband Bill from Austin, Texas, and Nola Ann McCarty; step-children Wiley Preskitt and wife Dovie of Lake Bridgeport, Brenda Shawn and husband Robert of Bridgeport, Tina Torres and husband Willie of Bridgeport, Tisa Pippin and husband Johnny of Decatur, and Wanda Vick and husband Joey of Bridgeport; sisters Marie Quinn of Bridgeport, Christen Jobe and husband Chuck, and Nellie McMorris of Lubbock; brothers Lonnie Hobbs of Bridgeport, Bufford Hobbs of Springtown, Texas, Randall Hobbs of Oklahoma City, and Sherman Hobbs and wife Kathy of Decatur, Texas; numerous grandchildren, great-grandchildren, family and friends.
He was preceded in death by his parents, one sister, two brothers and a wife, Grace Hobbs.