OBITUARY: Sarah Frances Blevins Hobbs


Mrs. Sarah Frances Blevins Hobbs of Lebanon, Tennessee passed away on Tuesday, December 27, 2022.

Our beautiful mother and grandmother shared this prayer with her family and anyone who would listen, “Good Morning Holy Spirit Be With Me this Day Show Me Your Way”.

The Smith County native was born August 6, 1929 to the late James L. and Nina Hallums Blevins.

She enjoyed sharing her faith, discussing history and watching movies. She was sacristan and a member of the Altar Society at St. Frances Cabrini Catholic Church for many years. Her husband, children, and the church were her life.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband of fifty two years, Carl A. Hobbs and four sons: Dwayne Ross, Timothy Bryan, John Richard, and James Allen Hobbs.

She is survived by her daughter, Bonnie (Todd) Tressler; grandchildren: Rachel (William) Commons, Mandy (Don) Winfree, Vanessa (Michael) Trimberger, Meredith (Bradyn) Monismith, Todd Allen Tressler, and Christen (Sean) Rabe; great-grandchildren: Avery & Brayden Bencaz, Matthew & Maddux Winfree, Anderson & Elliot Trimberger, Brooks, Lyla Grace & Meryn Monismith, and William & Sarah Rabe; and daughter in law, Kaye Hobbs.

A Funeral Mass Service for Mrs. Hobbs will be 2:00 P.M. Tuesday, January 3, 2023, at St. Frances Cabrini Catholic Church with Father Kevin Dowling officiating. Interment will follow at Cedar Grove Cemetery. Visitation will be at 1:00 P.M. Tuesday at the church.

The family expresses their love and appreciation for all the prayers and support that has been given.

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to St. Frances Cabrini Catholic Church Building Fund by visiting

LIGON & BOBO FUNERAL HOME of Lebanon (615) 444-2142


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