Mr. Willie Junior Cobb, age 76, of 614 Crowell St., Wilson passed away on Monday, March 2, 2020. Funeral service will be held Wednesday, March 11, 2020 at 12 noon at the Robert King, Sr. Memorial Chapel of Carrons Funeral Home 726 South tarboro St., Wilson. Interment will follow in Rest Haven Cemetery.
Willie leaves to celebrate his legacy his loving wife of twenty-four years, Etta Mae Tyson Cobb; three sons, Edward "WC" Cobb of the home and Johnny Cobb(Susan Akapito) of San Diego, California and Willie Earl Cobb(Angela) of Wilson, NC; one sister, Dorothy Woodard of Wilson, NC; one brother, Leroy Barnes of Virginia; several grandchildren and great grandchildren, his mother-in-law, Josephine Tyson Williams of Wilson, NC; four sisters-in-law, Bettie Howard(Mike), Josie Mae, Cynthia Tyson all of Virginia, and Kimberly Mack( Micheal) of Wilson, NC; two brothers-in-law, June Evans of New York and John Tyson of Wilson, NC; a host of nieces and nephews, cousins, including his beloved cousin, Mattie Lee Robinson of Wilson, NC; his dearest friends, Horace Whack and Juan Tune of Wilson, NC. and many other friends.
A viewing will be held Tuesday, March 10 from 3 pm to 7:30 pm at Carrons Funeral Home with an inspirational wake from 6 pm to 7 pm. The family is receiving friends at 614 Suggs St., Wilson and will assemble there at 11 am on Wednesday in preparation for the funeral procession. Please keep the Cobb family in prayer during this difficult time. Condolences may be directed to carronsfuneralhome.com or faxed to 252.237.0120. They may also be emailed to email@example.com.
Professional and caring service has been entrusted to Carrons Funeral Home, "The Willing Friend".