Nancy Hobson

Nancy “Sue” Wilson Hobson, 79, of Hwy 261, Bakersville, went home to be with the Lord Oct. 20, 2018. She was a native of Mitchell County and a daughter of the late Dayton and Anna Lee Cain. She was a member and Sunday School teacher at Cloudland Baptist Church. She retired from Mitchell County Agricultural Extension Office, where she was a nutritionist. She loved her flowers, spending time with her family and her church family. 

Survivors include her sons, Tim Hobson (Kelly), Ken Hobson (Loretta) and Roger Hobson (Bobbi), all of Bakersville; two sisters, Pat Danner and Cathie Johnson, both of Hickory; six grandchildren, Josh, Shane, Joe, Dustin and Shannon Hobson, and April Glenn; and three great-grandchildren, Mavrick, Jennie and Cadie Grace Hobson.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, James “Jim” Norris Hobson; and two brothers, Jim and Raymond Wilson.

Funeral services were 2 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 23, 2018, at Cloudland Baptist Church with Danny Silvers and Clayton McKinney officiating. The family received friends one hour prior to the service. Interment followed in the church cemetery.

Flowers are accepted and appreciated, or memorials may be made to Hospice and Palliative Care of The Blue Ridge, 236 Hospital Drive, Spruce Pine, NC 28777.

The family would like to express a special thanks to Hospice and Palliative Care of The Blue Ridge, the staff at The Mitchell House and all of her caregivers for all of the love and kindness shown. 

Henline-Hughes Funeral Home is assisting the Hobson family.

The MItchell News

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