Effingham Daily News, Effingham, IL

January 12, 2013

Robert Cobble

Effingham Daily News

CHARLESTON — Robert L. "Bob" Cobble, 58, of rural Charleston, welder and mechanic for 33 years at Cobble Welding, Charleston, died at 12:10 p.m. Friday, Jan. 11, 2013, at Barnes-Jewish Hospital, St. Louis.

A fellowship gathering for family and friends will be from 4 to 6 p.m. Tuesday at Friendship Baptist Church, 18709 Harrison St., Charleston. A celebration of Mr. Cobble's life will be at 6 p.m. at the church. Cremation rites were accorded in honor of Bob's wishes. Private family burial will be in Miller-Courtney Cemetery, rural Charleston, at a later date. Memorials may be made to the American Heart Association. Online condolences may be expressed at www.swengel-odell.com. Swengel-O'Dell Funeral, Neoga, is in charge of arrangements.