HOULKA – Frankie Coleman Hobson, 92, died Saturday, March 23, 2013, at her residence in Houlka. A native of Chickasaw County, she was the daughter of Frank and Luvern Berry Coleman. She was a member of Thompson Chapel CME Church, where she was the third oldest member and former Benevolent treasurer. She was a member of the Heroines of Jericho Houlka Court 145. She loved cooking, flowers, gardening, people and caring for animals.
Services will be at 1 p.m. Saturday at Thompson Chapel CME Church. Elder Glenn Huggins will deliver the eulogy. Burial will be in East County Line Cemetery. Kenneth I. Roberson Funeral Home of Pontotoc is in charge of the arrangements.
She is survived by three daughters, Lavenita (Albert) Rayford of Houlka, Delois Love of Racine, Wis., and Grace (Rev. Johnny) Jointer of Pontotoc; one daughter-in-law, Joyce Hobson; a favorite first cousin, Josie Dixon; 10 grandchildren, nine great-grandchildren, 17 great-great-grandchildren; and eight great-great-great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Dewitt Hobson; one son, Carl Hobson; and one daughter, Dorothy Smith.
Visitation will be from noon to 7 p.m. Friday with family present from 6 to 7 p.m. Friday at the funeral home.